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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 August 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 15 knots early this morning and to northwest 20 to 25 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Wednesday morning and to light Wednesday afternoon.

A few showers or flurries beginning this morning and ending this evening. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 August 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 August 2017
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme northern section. 

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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

1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths
first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme northern
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 22 August 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday deepening trough located from 66N 130W to
75N 67W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening trough from 1008 mb low located
from 65N 124W to 69N 73W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge from 1021 mb high located over 63N 99W
extending northward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1020 mb high located over 56N 96W
extending northward.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday dissipating high 1021 mb located at 77N 120W.

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