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Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 07 October 2022

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots after midnight and to southwest 20 late overnight. Wind backing to southeast 20 Saturday evening.

Scattered flurries beginning near midnight changing to snow Saturday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 07 October 2022
Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 07 October 2022
Sunday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the morning then diminishing to east 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 7 October 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 9 tenths multi-year ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 7 October 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7222N 7506W to 7320N
7345W to 7450N 7258W then eastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths multi-year ice in the eastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 07 October 2022

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 6:30 AM MDT 7 October 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday trough from 960 mb low located from 77N 140W
to 67N 113W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 979 mb low located from 84N 140W
to 67N 95W.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located from 67N 106W to 74N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday dissipating ridge located from 67N 77W to
70N 70W.

At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 1004 mb located at 74N 67W.

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