West Brevoort - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 August 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 35 knots increasing to southwest 40 this evening then diminishing to west 30 Tuesday morning.

A few showers beginning this evening and ending Tuesday afternoon.


Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 August 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning and to 2 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 August 2018
Wednesday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming south 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots backing to east 25.
Friday Wind light increasing to southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6005W to 6335N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7040N 6850W to
7035N 6115W then southeastward. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7215N 7500W to
7240N 7210W to 7440N 7245W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Brevoort - southern half

Issued 5:00 PM EDT 20 August 2018

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 20 August 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 1800 UTC Monday dissipating low 985 mb located at 65N 76W.

At 1800 UTC Monday low 990 mb located at 63N 60W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 1000 mb located at 65N 59W.

At 1800 UTC Monday deepening low located at 75N 107W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 998 mb located over Southampton Island.

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