Ungava - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 14 December 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind northeast 45 knots increasing to northeast 50 early this afternoon then diminishing to north 45 after midnight. Wind diminishing to northeast 30 Friday afternoon.

Snow changing to periods of light snow Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge moderate at times severe freezing spray ending Friday evening.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 14 December 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 5 metres subsiding to 2 Friday afternoon and to 1 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 14 December 2017
Saturday Wind north 20 knots increasing to northwest 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Monday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 2 tenths new ice except 9 tenths grey ice near the coast. 

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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

2 tenths new ice except 9 tenths grey ice near the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Ungava - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM 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

Ungava - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM 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 9:34 AM EST 14 December 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over central
Baffin Bay.

At 1200 UTC Thursday low 968 mb located at 54.5N 59.5W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 967 mb located at 57N 60W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 957 mb located at 60.5N 53W.

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