Ungava - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 22 November 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to south 30 late this morning then diminishing to southwest 20 late this afternoon. Wind backing to south 15 Thursday afternoon then diminishing to light Thursday evening.

A few flurries ending Thursday morning. Periods of light snow beginning Thursday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this morning and ending Thursday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 22 November 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 late this morning then subsiding to 1 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 22 November 2017
Friday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots in the morning and to northwest 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 November 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 5 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 November 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 6020N 6450W to 5915N
6630W to 5920N 6850W to 6115N 6830W to 6230N 7345W to 6235N 7645W
and then northward. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 6235N 7645W to 6410N 7605W to 6230N
7045W to 6110N 6430W to 6200N 6410W then northeastward. Sea ice west
and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 5 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey
ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Ungava - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EST 22 November 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 22 November 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening low 981 mb located near Baker Lake.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 990 mb located at 62N 87W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located near Lake Superior.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located on a line north-south over Iqaluit.

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