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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 this afternoon then veering to north 15 Thursday afternoon.

Showers beginning Thursday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 August 2016
Friday Wind light becoming north 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday 4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 7 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 24 August 2016 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 7
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 24 August 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday trough located from 88N 125W to 78N 116W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening trough located from 86N 60W to
82N 105W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday trough located from 73N 86W to 68N 75W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough located from 73N 93W to 69N 85W.

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