Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 September 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots backing to east 10 to 15 near noon Thursday.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 September 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 September 2017
Friday Wind east 10 to 15 knots becoming light in the morning then increasing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light becoming north 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7115N 14100W to 7025N 13630W to 7120N
12935W to 7205N 12710W to Banks Island near 7350N 12405W. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7125N 12115W to
7125N 11945W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11900W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10350W to
6815N 10250W to 6820N 10040W to King William Island near 6855N
9925W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6930N 9655W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6950N 9605W. Sea ice northwest of the ice

Fifth ice edge estimated from Boothia Peninsula near 7150N 9420W to
Somerset Island near 7200N 9420W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula 7120N 8950W to
Nunavut near 6930N 9035W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday high 1030 mb located at 72N 97W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday high 1028 mb located at 75N 115W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Baffin Bay.

By 0000 UTC Saturday deepening trough located from 65N 126W to
70N 141W.

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