Language selection

Weather shortcuts

West Foxe

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 05 December 2023

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 early this afternoon and to south 25 late this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 Wednesday morning and to light near noon Wednesday. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray today and this evening.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EST 05 December 2023
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this afternoon then subsiding to 1 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EST 05 December 2023
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots backing to south 20 in the morning.
Friday Wind south 20 knots increasing to south 25.
Saturday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to south 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Hudson - Hudson Bay marine weather areas Arviat Airport Baker Lake Airport Chesterfield Inlet Airport Coral Harbour Airport Rankin Inlet Airport Sanikiluaq Airport Whale Cove Airport Kinngait (Cape Dorset Airport) Iqaluit Airport Wager Bay Kimmirut Airport Churchill Airport Fort Severn Airport Peawanuck Airport Moosonee Airport Eastmain Airport La Grande Rivière Airport Waskaganish Airport Wemindji Airport Akulivik Airport Inukjuak Airport Ivujivik Airport Kuujjuarapik Airport Puvirnituq Airport Umiujaq Airport Aupaluk Airport Kangiqsujuaq Airport Kangirsuk Airport Kangiqsualujjuaq Airport Kuujjuaq Airport Quaqtaq Airport Salluit Airport Tasiujaq Airport Cape Kakkiviak
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6031N 6404W to 6051N 6440W to 5903N 6724W to
6028N 6906W to 6147N 6801W to 6113N 6452W to 6131N 6330W then
northeastward. Sea ice south then north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

West Foxe

Issued 05:30 AM EST 05 December 2023

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 EST 5 December 2023 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday deepening trough from low located on a line
north-south over eastern Davis Strait.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from low located on a line north-south
over eastern Davis Strait.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located from Baffin
Bay to the Ungava Peninsula.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough located from 66N 127W to 55N 118W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 995 mb low located from 63N 101W
to 58N 42W then to 50N 87W.

Hudson - Hudson Bay Area

Another Region

Date modified: