West Brevoort - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 13 December 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northeast 15 to 20 knots after midnight and to northeast 30 early Thursday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 35 late Thursday morning and to northeast 50 Thursday evening.

Chance of flurries changing to snow Thursday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Low tonight minus 16. High Thursday minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EST 13 December 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EST 13 December 2017
Friday Wind northeast 50 knots diminishing to northeast 40 in the morning and to northeast 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 45 knots diminishing to north 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 9 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice in the northern half. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6030N 6235W to 6045N 5920W to 6325N 5755W
then northeastwards. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey ice including 4 tenths grey-white ice in the northern
half.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

West Brevoort - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EST 13 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EST 13 December 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over central
Baffin Bay.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 968 mb located at 49N 65W.

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