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Greenland Sea Areas

Saturday the 23. September 2017, 6.15 UTC..

There is storm warning for Aputiteeq. There is gale warning for Daneborg, Kangikajik, Kulusuk, Nunarsuit, Narsalik, Meqquitsoq and Kiatak.

Synopsis /1800 UTC.

Forecast, valid to the 24. September 06 UTC.. Issued at 6.15 UTC..

A low, 1005 hPa, over Daneborg is moving slowly towards north, and the associated fronts gives rain or sleet over the northeastern waters. Over the western and southwestern waters, northerly flow with rain showers and sleet showers. A low, 972 hPa, south of Iceland is moving towards north. The associated warmfront is expected over the eastern waters late in the period, and in connection with the front rain, sleet and locally snow.

Forecast for Daneborg

Gale from north 11 to 16 m/s. Poor visibility.

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

Few strips and patches of old ice and thick first-year ice in the northern part. Few icebergs and growlers throughout the area.

Forecast for Kangikajik

Gale from northeast 19 to 24 m/s. Poor visibility.

Significant wave height: 6 m. Swells: 3 m.

Scattered icebergs and growlers in the western part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Aputiteeq

Storm from northeast 20 to 25 m/s. Moderate visibility.

Significant wave height: 7 m. Swells: 4 m.

Scattered icebergs and growlers in the western part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kulusuk

Gale from northeast 13 to 18 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Many icebergs and growlers in the western part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Timmiarmiut

North 5 to 10 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Scattered icebergs and growlers in the western part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kangia

Northwest 5 to 10 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kitaa

Northwest 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunarsuit

Gale from northwest 11 to 16 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Narsalik

Gale from northwest 11 to 16 m/s. Good visibility.

Significant wave height: 3 m. Swells: 1,5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Meqquitsoq

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

Significant wave height: 3 m. Swells: 1,5 m.

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Attu

North 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Uiffaq

North 5 to 10 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Scattered icebergs and growlers in the eastern part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Qimusseriarsuaq

East 1 to 6 m/s. And in northwestern part variable below 5 m/s. Good visibility. Around noon, this evening and this night north 4 to 9 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Many icebergs and growlers in the eastern part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kiatak

Gale from north 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility. This evening in northern part gale from north 10 to 15 m/s. And in southern part variable below 5 m/s. Good visibility. This night gale from north 11 to 16 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Scattered icebergs and growlers throughout the area.