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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 13 December 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to northeast 20 after midnight. Wind increasing to northeast 30 late overnight and to northeast 35 Thursday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 40 Thursday afternoon.

Periods of light snow changing to snow Thursday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 14 falling to minus 19 this evening then rising to minus 9 Thursday evening.


Issued 05:30 AM EST 13 December 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 13 December 2017
Friday Wind northeast 35 knots increasing to northeast 45 in the morning then diminishing to northeast 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 35 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 December 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday 9 tenths new ice including 4 tenths grey ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 12 December 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths new ice including 4 tenths grey ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EST 13 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.

Advisories (In effect)

Marine weather advisory in effect


Issued 04:23 AM EST 13 December 2017 A deepening low pressure system over Maine is forecast to track north and give storm force winds to portions of Eastern Hudson Strait, Ungava Bay and Southern Davis Strait beginning late Thursday and lasting into Friday. Sustained wind speeds of up to 55 knots are anticipated at this time.

Any mariners anticipating travel in the area should take appropriate precautions and be prepared for storm force winds and reduced visibilities in falling snow.

Please continue to monitor local marine forecasts and updates to this advisory as the event onset becomes nearer.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 968 mb located at 49N 67W.

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