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Greenland Sea Areas

Sunday the 19. November 2017, 17.30 UTC..

There is gale warning for Daneborg, Kangikajik, Aputiteeq, Kulusuk, Timmiarmiut, Nunap Isuata Kangia, Nunap Isuata Kitaa, Nunarsuit, Narsalik, Meqquitsoq and Attu. There is risk of severe ice accretion of Daneborg. There is risk of ice accretion of Kangikajik, Aputiteeq, Meqquitsoq, Attu, Uiffaq and Qimusseriarsuaq.

Synopsis /1800 UTC.

Forecast, valid to the 20. November 18 UTC.. Issued at 17.30 UTC..

A low, 1015 hPa, just east of Daneborg, is moving towards south/southwest and generates a north and northeastern flow of cold air with snow showers over the northeastern, eastern and southeastern waters. Fronts south of Cape Farewell give still at first in the period locally snow, sleet or rain to the southern waters, but the fronts weaken gradually.

Forecast for Daneborg

Gale from north 15 to 20 m/s. Moderate visibility.

Significant wave height: 7 m. Swells: 2,5 m.

Old ice and young ice in the western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kangikajik

Gale from north 15 to 20 m/s. Moderate visibility.

Significant wave height: 7 m. Swells: 3 m.

Young ice and nilas in the western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Aputiteeq

Gale from northeast 15 to 20 m/s. Poor visibility.

Significant wave height: 5 m. Swells: 3,5 m.

Strips and patches of nilas in the westernmost part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kulusuk

Gale from northeast 15 to 20 m/s. And in northeastern part northeast 5 to 10 m/s. Poor to good visibility. This night, tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon gale from northeast 14 to 19 m/s. Poor visibility.

Significant wave height: 5 m. Swells: 4 m.

Strips and patches of nilas in the westernmost part along the coast. Many icebergs and growlers in the western part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Timmiarmiut

Gale from northeast 18 to 23 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 6 m. Swells: 4 m.

Strips and patches of nilas in the westernmost part along the coast. Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kangia

Gale from northeast 18 to 23 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 7 m. Swells: 3 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kitaa

Gale from northeast 18 to 23 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 8 m. Swells: 5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunarsuit

Gale from east 12 to 17 m/s. Good visibility. This night gale from east 13 to 18 m/s. And in northeastern part east 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon gale from east 15 to 20 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 8 m. Swells: 5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Narsalik

In northern part north 3 to 8 m/s. And in southern part southeast 3 to 8 m/s. Good visibility. This night southeast 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early gale from southeast 9 to 14 m/s. And in northeastern part variable below 5 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow around noon in western part gale from southeast 13 to 18 m/s. And in eastern part southeast 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 4 m. Swells: 3,5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Meqquitsoq

Gale from north 11 to 16 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow around noon southeast 6 to 11 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 3,5 m. Swells: 2,5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Attu

Gale from northeast 12 to 17 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 3 m. Swells: 2 m.

Young ice and nilas in the western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Uiffaq

Northeast 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 2,5 m. Swells: 1,5 m.

Young ice and nilas in the western part. Scattered icebergs and growlers in the eastern part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Qimusseriarsuaq

Northeast 6 to 11 m/s. Good visibility.

Young ice and nilas throughout the area, however areas with open water in the southeastern part. Many icebergs and growlers in the eastern part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kiatak

Northeast 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

Young ice and nilas throughout the area. Scattered icebergs and growlers throughout the area.