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James Bay - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 09 August 2022

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 35 knots diminishing to southwest 25 early this evening then increasing to northwest 35 Wednesday evening.

Showers or a few thunderstorms ending after midnight. Rain Wednesday afternoon changing to showers. Fog forming early this evening and dissipating late overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 09 August 2022
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 early this evening and to 1 late overnight. Seas building to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 09 August 2022
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the morning and to northwest 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind light increasing to north 20 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 August 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 1 tenth first-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 August 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5420N 8226W to 5445N
8030W to 5630N 8045W to 5700N 8600W to 5830N 8830W to Manitoba near
5740N 9238W. Sea ice west and then south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6616N 8509W to
Southampton Island near 6549N 8520W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6406N 8051W to
6440N 8025W to Baffin Island near 6450N 7805W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6154N 6557W to
6110N 6510W to 6131N 6331W and then northeastward. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 1 tenth first-year ice in the northwestern
section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

James Bay - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 09 August 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 9 August 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday dissipating low 1001 mb located over central
Baffin Bay.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 994 mb located 90 miles northwest of
Belcher Islands.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening low 999 mb located 30 miles east
of Belcher Islands.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located over Saskatchewan extending
northward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from Lake Winnipeg to Hall Beach.

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