Igloolik - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 August 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind light becoming west 10 to 15 knots Monday afternoon.

Fog banks dissipating Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 August 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 August 2016
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water except 2 tenths of first-year ice in the eastern section. 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6710N 8125W to
6730N 7920W to 6630N 7630W to Baffin Island near 6530N 7720W. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths of first-year ice in the eastern section.
1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the
extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 28 August 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday low 1002 mb located over northern Saskatchewan.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1009 mb located at 55N 88W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge located from Victoria Island to Belcher
Islands.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from Victoria Island to Ungava
Bay.

At 1200 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary trough located over Baffin Bay.

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