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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 02 September 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind west 15 knots veering to north 15 early this evening then increasing to north 20 late this evening. Wind increasing to north 25 overnight then diminishing to northeast 15 Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 02 September 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre building to 2 Thursday morning then subsiding to 1 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 02 September 2015
Friday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 September 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday 1 tenth of first-year ice except 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in Fury and Hecla Strait. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 September 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5515N 8400W to 5655N
8425W to 5635N 8210W to Ontario near 5510N 8300W. Sea ice south of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6520N 8715W to
Southampton Island near 6520N 8605W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6310N 8500W to
6255N 8440W to 6315N 8315W to 6300N 8135W to 6315N 7855W to 6340N
7800W to Foxe Peninsula near 6425N 7800W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice except 2 tenths of first-year ice
including a trace of old ice in Fury and Hecla Strait.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 2 September 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 995 mb located at 58N 70W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 994 mb located at 57N 53W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 64N 65W to 65N 82W then
to 54N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 64N 62W to 50N 76W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 1010 mb located at 69N 78W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 1014 mb located at 66N 70W.

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