West Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 August 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 30 knots except north 35 along the coast. Wind diminishing to east 20 this evening then backing to northeast 15 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday afternoon then becoming light Tuesday evening.

Rain changing to chance of drizzle overnight and Tuesday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 20 August 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 this evening then subsiding to 2 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

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

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water except 1 tenth old ice in the southern section. 

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Ice Conditions

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 except 1 tenth old ice in the southern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Davis - 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.

Synopsis

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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