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Puvirnituq - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CST 06 December 2022

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots veering to southwest 25 near noon then increasing to south 35 Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to southeast 30 near noon Wednesday and to south 20 Wednesday evening.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge severe freezing spray ending Wednesday evening.

Temperatures minus 14 rising to minus 8 near noon then falling to minus 13 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CST 06 December 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 2 late overnight then building to 6 Wednesday morning. Seas subsiding to 4 Wednesday afternoon and to 2 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CST 06 December 2022
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots becoming southeast 15 in the morning then veering to south 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to west 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday 7 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth grey-white ice in the extreme northwestern section. Consolidated grey ice along parts of the coasts. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EST 5 December 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including 1 tenth
grey-white ice in the extreme northwestern section. Consolidated
grey ice along parts of the coasts.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CST 06 December 2022

'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

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 05:00 AM CST 06 December 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Puvirnituq - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CST 05 December 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 4:45 AM EST 5 December 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday low 989 mb located at 61N 87W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 1003 mb located at 62N 94W.

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