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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light tonight and Thursday.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2017
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday deepening low 1006 mb located at 74N 60W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 993 mb located at 71N 60W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday building ridge located from 80N 92W to
63N 92W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening ridge located over Ellesmere Island.

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