Churchill - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 20 to 25 knots early this morning then diminishing to northwest 15 early this afternoon. Wind veering to north 20 early this evening then increasing to north 30 late this evening with gusts to 40. Wind becoming north 25 to 30 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Flurries ending Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Saturday morning and afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 late this morning and to 2 to 3 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018
Sunday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots in the morning.
Monday Wind south 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5515N 8355W to 5915N 9410W to
6325N 8930W to 6135N 8325W to Baffin Island near 6415N 7720W. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Churchill - western half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018

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 AM EDT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 998 mb located near Rankin Inlet.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located over the Northwest Territories.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
Rankin Inlet.

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