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Greenland Sea Areas

Monday the 22. October 2018, 11.15 UTC..

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

Synopsis /0900 UTC.:

A low, 1009 hPa, over the Baffin Bay gives snow showers to the northwestern and western waters. A low, 993 hPa, northeast of New Foundland is moving towards northnortheast and the associated front affect the southern and southeastern waters with snow, sleet and rain. A low, 963 hPa, is almost stationary south of Svalbard and gives snow and snow showers to the northeastern waters.

Forecast, valid to the 23. October 12 UTC.. Issued at 11.15 UTC..

Forecast for Daneborg

Gale from north 17 to 22 m/s. Poor visibility. This evening gale from north 17 to 22 m/s. And in southwestern part gale from north 9 to 14 m/s. Poor to moderate visibility. This night and tomorrow early gale from north 17 to 22 m/s. And in southwestern part northwest 5 to 10 m/s. Good visibility.

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

In the northern and western part old ice and young ice. In the southernmost part along the coast scattered icebergs and growlers, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kangikajik

Gale from north 12 to 17 m/s. Moderate visibility.

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

In the northwesternmost part a few strips and patches of old ice and young ice. In the western part scattered icebergs and growlers, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Aputiteeq

Gale from northeast 11 to 16 m/s. And in southeastern part west 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility. This evening and this night gale from north 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early in western part gale from north 12 to 17 m/s. And in eastern part northeast 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

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

In the western part along the coast many icebergs and growlers. Otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kulusuk

Gale from northwest 13 to 18 m/s. Good visibility. This night north 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early gale from north 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility.

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

In the western and northern part along the coast many icebergs and growlers, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Timmiarmiut

Gale from north 9 to 14 m/s. And in southeastern part south 2 to 7 m/s. Poor to good visibility. This evening, this night and tomorrow early gale from north 13 to 18 m/s. Poor visibility.

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

In the western part along the coast few areas with glacial ice and also few areas with many icebergs and growlers, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kangia

Gale from southwest 9 to 14 m/s. And in northwestern part northeast 6 to 11 m/s. Poor visibility. This evening in western part gale from northeast 13 to 18 m/s. And in eastern part gale from southwest 9 to 14 m/s. Poor visibility. This night and tomorrow early gale from northeast 17 to 22 m/s. And in southeastern part southwest 6 to 11 m/s. Very poor to poor visibility.

Significant wave height: 6 m. Swells: 5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kitaa

North 5 to 10 m/s. Very poor visibility. This evening, this night and tomorrow early gale from northeast 15 to 20 m/s. Poor visibility.

Significant wave height: 6 m. Swells: 5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunarsuit

North 8 to 13 m/s. Very poor visibility. This night and tomorrow early gale from north 11 to 16 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Narsalik

North 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility. This evening, this night and tomorrow early gale from north 12 to 17 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Meqquitsoq

North 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility. This night and tomorrow early gale from north 12 to 17 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Attu

Northeast 7 to 12 m/s. And in northeastern part east 2 to 7 m/s. Good visibility. This evening, this night and tomorrow early northwest 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Uiffaq

Gale from southeast 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility. This night and tomorrow early gale from southeast 10 to 15 m/s. And in southwestern part west 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

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

In the northeastern part many icebergs and growlers, otherwise scattered icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Qimusseriarsuaq

Northeast 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility.

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

In the northern part large areas with young ice and nilas. In the northern and eastern part along the coast many icebergs and growlers, and a few areas of glacial ice, otherwise scattered icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kiatak

Gale from east 9 to 14 m/s. Moderate visibility. This evening east 6 to 11 m/s. Good visibility. This night and tomorrow early gale from northeast 12 to 17 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Young ice and nilas and many icebergs and growlers.