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Greenland Sea Areas

Saturday the 23. June 2018, 21.40 UTC.

There is gale warning for Aputiteeq, Nunap Isuata Kangia, Nunap Isuata Kitaa, Nunarsuit and Meqquitsoq.

21 UTC.:

Forecast, valid to the 25. June 00 UTC. Issued at 21.40 UTC.

Cool air with rain-, sleet and snow showers is moving down over the western waters. A low, 995 hPa, over Aputiteeq is almost stationary filling and gives rain and perhaps sleet to the eastern waters. A new low, 1000 hPa, reaches southwestern Greenland from southwest during the night and gives rain or sleet to the southern and southwestern waters. Also there is locally fog or fog patches over the western, southern and eastern waters.

Forecast for Daneborg

North 1 to 6 m/s. Very poor visibility. Tomorrow evening variable below 5 m/s. Very poor visibility.

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

Old ice and thick first-year ice in the northern and western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kangikajik

Northeast 5 to 10 m/s. Very poor visibility. Tomorrow around noon and tomorrow evening in western part north 2 to 7 m/s. And in eastern part southwest 2 to 7 m/s. Very poor visibility.

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

Old ice and thick first-year ice in the western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Aputiteeq

In western part gale from northeast 11 to 16 m/s. And in eastern part southwest 7 to 12 m/s. Very poor to poor visibility.

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

Old ice and thick first-year ice in the northern, northeastern and western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kulusuk

North 6 to 11 m/s. Poor visibility. Tomorrow early north 7 to 12 m/s. And in southwestern part variable below 5 m/s. Poor to good visibility. Tomorrow around noon north 6 to 11 m/s. Moderate visibility. Tomorrow evening north 7 to 12 m/s. And in southwestern part variable below 5 m/s. Moderate to good visibility.

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

Old ice and thick first-year ice in the western part, and many icebergs and growlers. Otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Timmiarmiut

Southwest 7 to 12 m/s. Poor visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon in western part north 3 to 8 m/s. And in eastern part southwest 5 to 10 m/s. Poor to good visibility. Tomorrow evening west 8 to 13 m/s. And in northwestern part northeast 1 to 6 m/s. Moderate visibility.

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

Scattered icebergs and growlers along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kangia

Southwest 6 to 11 m/s. Poor visibility. Tomorrow around noon gale from west 9 to 14 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow evening west 8 to 13 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunap Isuata Kitaa

West 6 to 11 m/s. And in northeastern part southeast 2 to 7 m/s. Poor to moderate visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon and tomorrow evening gale from southwest 10 to 15 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Nunarsuit

East 4 to 9 m/s. Poor visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon in northern part north 5 to 10 m/s. And in southern part gale from west 9 to 14 m/s. Poor to moderate visibility. Tomorrow evening west 8 to 13 m/s. And in northeastern part north 6 to 11 m/s. Moderate to good visibility.

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

In the eastern par scattered icebergs and growlers, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Narsalik

East 2 to 7 m/s. And in northeastern part variable below 5 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon and tomorrow evening north 6 to 11 m/s. Very poor visibility.

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

Few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Meqquitsoq

Northwest 8 to 13 m/s. Poor visibility. Tomorrow evening gale from northwest 9 to 14 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Thick and medium first-year ice in the northwesternmost part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Attu

North 2 to 7 m/s. And in northeastern part variable below 5 m/s. Poor to moderate visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon and tomorrow evening north 8 to 13 m/s. Poor visibility.

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

Thick and medium first-year ice in the western part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Uiffaq

Northwest 2 to 7 m/s. Poor visibility. Tomorrow early in northern part variable below 5 m/s. And in southern part east 2 to 7 m/s. Moderate visibility. Tomorrow around noon and tomorrow evening northwest 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Thick and medium first-year ice in the western part. Many icebergs and growlers in the eastern part, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Qimusseriarsuaq

Northwest 4 to 9 m/s. And in northeastern part east 4 to 9 m/s. Moderate visibility. Tomorrow early in western part northwest 2 to 7 m/s. And in eastern part southeast 2 to 7 m/s. Poor to moderate visibility. Tomorrow around noon in northern part east 2 to 7 m/s. And in southern part southwest 1 to 6 m/s. Poor to moderate visibility. Tomorrow evening north 3 to 8 m/s. And in southwestern part northwest 1 to 6 m/s. Moderate visibility.

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

Thick and medium first-year ice throughout the area, but open water in the southeastern part, up along the coast. Many icebergs and growlers in the eastern part along the coast, otherwise few icebergs and growlers.

Forecast for Kiatak

In northern part north 8 to 13 m/s. And in southern part southeast 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility. Tomorrow early and tomorrow around noon and tomorrow evening southeast 7 to 12 m/s. Good visibility.

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

Thick and medium first-year ice in the southernmost part. Otherwise scattered icebergs and growlers throughout the area.