Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 September 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 25 early this morning then veering to northwest 30 late this afternoon.

Chance of showers or flurries today.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 September 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre building to 2 late this morning and to 3 late overnight. Seas building to 4 Saturday morning then subsiding to 1 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 September 2015
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 September 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 September 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6240N
6645W to Hall Peninsula near 6300N 6615W sea ice northwest of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6400N 6440W to
6350N 6200W to 6400N 6100W to Cumberland Peninsula near 6535N 6300W.
Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6620N 6125W
to 6700N 5930W to 6840N 5920W to 7000N 6455W to 7140N 6600W to
Baffin Island near 7135N 7200W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from 7355N 9610W to 7355N 9610W to 7430N
9300W to 7500N 9300W to Devon Island near 7615N 9430W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island 7455N 7920W to 7640N
7500W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 4 September 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located from 68N 101W to 60N 77W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday building ridge located from 70N 99W to 50N 61W.

At 1200 UTC Friday merging low 1008 mb located at 67N 71W.
At 1200 UTC Friday merging low 1007 mb located at 57N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 992 mb located at 55N 53W.

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