James Bay - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CST 13 November 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 late overnight then diminishing to southwest 15 Wednesday evening.

Flurries ending near noon Wednesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Moderate freezing spray except severe Wednesday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 9 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CST 13 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 this evening then subsiding to 2 early Wednesday morning. Seas building to 4 late Wednesday morning then subsiding to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CST 13 November 2018
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25 in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 November 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 8 tenths grey ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 November 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6020N 6450W to 6020N 6510W to
5845N 6705W to 5940N 6835W to 6210N 6930W to 6105N 6425W to 6120N
6320W then northeastward. Sea ice north, west and south of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths grey ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

James Bay - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CST 13 November 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

James Bay - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CST 13 November 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 PM EST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday trough located from 64N 84W to 57N 79W then
to 54N 69W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough located from 63N 83W to 56N 77W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south over
Baffin Island.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
eastern Baffin Island.

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