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Greenland Sea Areas

Friday the 17. November 2017, 17.10 UTC..

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

Synopsis /1500 UTC.

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

A low, 1018 hPa, over Uiffaq is slowly filling, while another low, 1015 hPa, southwest of Nuuk also weakens slowly. Cold air with snow showers is situated over the western- and southern waters. A low, 980 hPa, over Norwegian Sea sending cold air from north with snow showers down over the eastern waters, especially Daneborg and eastern Kangikajik.

Forecast for Daneborg

Gale from north 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility.

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

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

Forecast for Kangikajik

North 8 to 13 m/s. Poor visibility.

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

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

Forecast for Aputiteeq

In northeastern part east 1 to 6 m/s. In southeastern part west 2 to 7 m/s. In northwestern part west 1 to 6 m/s. And in southwestern part northeast 3 to 8 m/s. Good visibility. This night, tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon northeast 7 to 12 m/s. Moderate visibility.

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

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

Forecast for Kulusuk

Gale from northwest 9 to 14 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Northwest 5 to 10 m/s. Good visibility. This night northeast 6 to 11 m/s. And in southeastern part east 5 to 10 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon gale from northeast 11 to 16 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 3 m. Swells: 2 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 15 to 20 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kitaa

Gale from east 16 to 21 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunarsuit

Gale from east 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow around noon gale from east 12 to 17 m/s. And in northeastern part east 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 4 m. Swells: 2,5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Narsalik

Southeast 4 to 9 m/s. And in southwestern part east 1 to 6 m/s. Good visibility. This night, tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon northeast 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Meqquitsoq

Gale from north 9 to 14 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Attu

Gale from northeast 9 to 14 m/s. Good visibility.

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

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

Forecast for Uiffaq

Gale from southeast 9 to 14 m/s. And in southwestern part west 6 to 11 m/s. Moderate to good visibility. Tomorrow early in northern part southeast 6 to 11 m/s. And in southern part northwest 2 to 7 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow around noon northeast 4 to 9 m/s. And in southwestern part variable below 5 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Southeast 4 to 9 m/s. Very poor 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

Southeast 2 to 7 m/s. Good visibility.

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