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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 28 September 2016

Tonight and Thursday

Wind east 15 to 20 knots backing to northeast 15 Thursday evening.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 28 September 2016
Tonight and Thursday Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 28 September 2016
Friday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to north 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots backing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday 2 tenths of old ice except 7 tenths of old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7305N 8035W to
Bylot Island near 7310N 8010W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7250N 7605W to
7250N 7335W to 7315N 7140W to 7440N 7710W to 7550N 7705W to 7605N
7405W to Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of old ice except 7 tenths of old ice in the western
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 28 September 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 991 mb low located from 68N 99W
to 74N 114W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 998 mb low located from 68N 80W to
68N 118W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday dissipating ridge located from 78N 84W to
66N 71W.

At 1800 UTC Wednesday departing low 1003 mb located at 72N 60W.

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