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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 15 Monday morning and to light Monday evening.

Periods of light snow this morning and tonight and Monday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water moderate freezing spray becoming severe this morning then becoming moderate Monday morning.

Temperatures minus 8 falling to minus 16 Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Over open water seas 2 metres building to 3 late this afternoon then subsiding to 2 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017
Tuesday Wind light.
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 7 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice except 9 plus tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice in the western half. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice except 9 plus tenths
grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice in the western half.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 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.

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

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Issued 05:30 AM EST 17 December 2017
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over central Hudson Bay.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from Repulse Bay to Southampton
Island then to Kuujjuaq.

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