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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 September 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to southeast 20 Tuesday morning.

Periods of light snow with a risk of freezing drizzle changing to chance of flurries tonight and Tuesday.

Temperatures minus 5 rising to zero Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 September 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 September 2017
Wednesday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to west 15 in the morning.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 2 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of old ice except 9 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of old ice near the eastern coast of Resolute island and northwest of Russell Island. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7350N 9015W to
7350N 8955W to 7415N 9135W to Devon Island near 7440N 9140W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7425N 8645W to
7410N 8515W to Bylot Island near 7345N 8050W. Sea ice to the
northeast of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7330N 7710W to 7330N
7515W to 7435N 7630W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of old ice except 9 tenths of
new ice including 3 tenths of old ice near the eastern coast of
Resolute island and northwest of Russell Island.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 24 September 2017 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday deepening low 1004 mb located at 70N 131W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday deepening low 998 mb located at 72N 120W.

At 0000 UTC Monday weakening high 1023 mb located at 72N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1017 mb located at 72N 91W.

At 0000 UTC Monday weakening low 994 mb located at 76N 65W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1003 mb located at 74N 66W.

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