Resolution - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 December 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 after midnight and to light Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 15 Tuesday afternoon and to northeast 20 Tuesday evening.

Periods of light snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water severe freezing spray becoming moderate this afternoon and ending Tuesday morning.

Temperatures near minus 13.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 December 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Over open water seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 December 2017
Wednesday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind east 15 knots backing to north 15.
Friday Wind light increasing to west 30 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 2 tenths new ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice near Resolution Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths new ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice
near Resolution Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EST 18 December 2017

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over northeastern Hudson Bay.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located over Iqaluit extending
southeastward.

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