East Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots this evening and to north 20 after midnight. Wind diminishing to north 15 Tuesday morning and to light Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2017
Wednesday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind light becoming south 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6245N 6500W to
6335N 6050W to 6700N 5720W to 6840N 5845W to 7115N 6615W to Baffin
Island near 7120N 7115W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7245N 7735W to
Bylot Island near 7255N 7740W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7340N 7810W to Devon
Island near 7435N 8335W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7500N 7930W to
7615N 7430W and then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 21 August 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located from 66N 120W to 74N 110W.
By 1200 UTC Tuesday weakening trough from 1008 mb low located from
70N 102W to 79N 83W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge from 1021 mb high located over 76N 129W
extending southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge from 1018 mb high located over 76N
108W extending southeastward.

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