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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon then becoming northwest 15 overnight. Wind diminishing to light Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2017
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 1 tenth first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6630N 8550W to 6605N
8530W to Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice northeast of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6340N 8225W
to 6310N 8235W to 6255N 7930W to 6335N 7840W to 6515N 7950W Baffin
Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6715W to
6120N 6655W to 6100N 6515W to 6135N 6335W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth first-year ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday weakening trough from 1000 mb low located
from 73N 61W to 63N 56W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening trough from 1008 mb low located
from 75N 57W to 69N 56W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday low 1009 mb located at 67N 71W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 999 mb located at 65N 56W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located from 78N 86W to 67N 87W then
to 63N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 76N 80W to 64N 79W then
to 61N 69W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 1000 mb located at 58N 93W.

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