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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 16 December 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 early this evening and to northwest 35 late Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 Sunday evening.

Periods of light snow ending early Sunday afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.

Temperatures minus 8 falling to minus 21 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EST 16 December 2017
Tonight and Sunday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EST 16 December 2017
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind light.
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 knots.

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 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)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EST 16 December 2017

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 PM EST 16 December 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday low 973 mb located at 57N 56W.
By 0000 UTC Monday departing low 957 mb located at 61N 40W.

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