Ungava - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 21 November 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind west 20 to 25 knots diminishing to south 15 late this evening then backing to southeast 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 30 Wednesday morning then veering to southwest 25 Wednesday afternoon.

A few flurries changing to chance of flurries today and tonight then to a few flurries late overnight. Chance of flurries Wednesday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning overnight.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 5 after midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 21 November 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 21 November 2017
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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 north 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 - western half

Issued 05:30 AM EST 21 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 21 November 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday low 981 mb located near Coats Island.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening low 988 mb located over northern
Hudson Bay.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday weakening ridge located over eastern Baffin
Island.

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