West Brevoort - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 16 December 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 40 knots diminishing to north 25 late this afternoon and to north 15 after midnight. Wind north 15 Sunday.

A few flurries ending early this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 17 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM EST 16 December 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EST 16 December 2017
Monday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice pressure warning in effect. 7 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths grey-white ice in the northwestern section. Strong ice pressure in the northwestern section today continuing Sunday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

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

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

7 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths grey-white ice except 9 plus
tenths grey-white ice in the northwestern section. Strong ice
pressure in the northwestern section today continuing Sunday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Brevoort - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM EST 16 December 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

West Brevoort - southern half

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 December 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 16 December 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday low 958 mb located at 60N 59W.
By 0000 UTC Monday departing low 969 mb located at 58N 50W.

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