Igloolik - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 August 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon.

Periods of drizzle and fog banks beginning after midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 August 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 August 2016
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water except 4 tenths of first-year ice in the northeastern half. 1 tenth of first-year ice in the extreme eastern 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 4 tenths of first-year ice in the northeastern
half. 1 tenth of first-year ice in the extreme eastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday dissipating low 1008 mb located at 64N 84W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from 56N 101W to 55N 70W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 72N 111W to 57N 60W.

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

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