Resolution - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 14 December 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind northeast 45 knots increasing to northeast 50 early this evening and to northeast 55 late this evening. Wind diminishing to east 30 late overnight and to east 20 early Friday afternoon. Wind backing to north 25 Friday evening.

Snow changing to periods of light snow early this evening then to chance of snow Friday morning and afternoon. A few flurries beginning Friday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge moderate freezing spray ending Friday evening except severe near midnight.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 14 December 2017
Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 late overnight and to 2 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 14 December 2017
Saturday Wind north 30 knots increasing to north 45 in the morning then diminishing to north 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 3 tenths new ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice east of Resolution Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths new ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice
east of Resolution Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 5:30 PM EST 14 December 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Resolution - eastern half

Issued 5:30 PM EST 14 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 4:23 PM EST 14 December 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday low 957 mb located at 57.5N 61W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday dissipating low 967 mb located at 57N 59W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 963 mb located at 61N 53W.

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