Igloolik - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light becoming southwest 10 to 15 knots Saturday morning.

A few flurries beginning late this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures minus 9 rising to minus 3 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25 in the morning.
Monday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to south 30.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to west 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 2 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 990 mb located over Ungava Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 995 mb low located southeast of
Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Friday intensifying low 993 mb located over western
Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 988 mb located over northeastern Manitoba.

At 1200 UTC Friday building ridge located from Ontario to Devon
Island.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located over Labrador to Baffin Island.

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