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West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 October 2019

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots veering to west 20 early this morning then increasing to west 30 early this evening except southwest 35 near Devon Island. Wind becoming west 35 Tuesday morning then diminishing to west 30 Tuesday evening.

Periods of snow. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this evening.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 4 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 October 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early this afternoon and to 2 to 3 early this evening. Seas building to 3 to 4 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 October 2019
Wednesday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind west 15 knots veering to north 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 13 October 2019 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 13 October 2019 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7230N 7825W to
Bylot Island near 7245N 7905W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7340N 7850W to
7510N 7745W to 7615N 7425W then northeast. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Baffin - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 October 2019

'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

West Baffin - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday dissipating low 992 mb located at 74N 90W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday approaching ridge from high located from
67N 96W to 72N 62W.

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