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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots this evening then veering to southwest 15 to 20 Friday evening.

Chance of flurries.

Low tonight minus 14. High Friday minus 8.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 8 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the eastern section. 9 tenths of second-year ice along parts of the coast of Melville Peninsula. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7100N 14100W to 7015N 13655W to 7140N
12530W to Banks Island near Banks 7110N 12320W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7105N 12305W to
7000N 12130W to Northwest Territories near 7005N 12425W. Sea ice
east of the ice edge.

Third ice edge from Northwest Territories near 7005N 12440W to 7055N
12810W to 7000N 13305W to 7020N 13440W to 6935N 13800W to Yukon
Coast near 6955N 14100W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the eastern section. 9 tenths of second-year ice
along parts of the coast of Melville Peninsula.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

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