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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 early this afternoon and to south 25 early this evening. Wind diminishing to west 15 Wednesday afternoon then veering to north 20 Wednesday evening.

A few showers beginning Wednesday afternoon. Mist dissipating late this morning. Mist reforming Wednesday evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Outside the ice edge seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon then veering to southwest 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 25 knots veering to north 20.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1001 mb low located from 78N 124W
to 71N 122W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 997 mb located from 81N 122W to 76N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1004 mb low located from 73N
158W to 72N 175W.
By 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1002 mb low located from 73N
142W to 70N 140W then to 70N 143W.

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