West Brevoort - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 24 November 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 20 knots except northwest 35 over southwestern sections. Wind becoming east 25 early this evening except northwest 35 over southwestern sections. Wind becoming northeast 30 late this evening then diminishing to east 15 late Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 early Saturday afternoon then veering to south 30 Saturday evening.

Snow at times heavy changing to a few flurries early Saturday morning and ending late Saturday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray beginning Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 24 November 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 4 metres building to 6 late overnight then subsiding to 4 late Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 24 November 2017
Sunday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then increasing to northeast 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind east 35 knots increasing to east 40 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind east 45 knots diminishing to southeast 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 1 tenth of new ice except 8 tenths grey ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6200N 6410W to 6410N 5750W then
northeastwards. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of new ice except 8 tenths grey ice in the northwestern
section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 24 November 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

West Brevoort - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 24 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 PM EST 24 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday low 973 mb located at 61N 57.5W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday weakening low 982 mb located at 64.5N 67W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday trough located from 66N 67W to 61N 57.5W then
to 58N 55W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough located from 67N 76W to 64.5N 67W then
to 58N 68W.

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