Igloolik - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots early this morning then backing to northwest 20 late this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 25 overnight. Wind northwest 25 Saturday.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind north 20 knots backing to northwest 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in Fury and Hecla Strait and in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6850N 8120W to 6850N 8020W to
6930N 8015W to Baffin Island near 6950N 8145W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 4
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in Fury and
Hecla Strait and in the extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 22 September 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 1006 mb located at 58N 65W.

At 1200 UTC Friday low 1006 mb located at 58N 92W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday deepening low 987 mb located at 51N 49W.

At 1200 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over the coast of Greenland.

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