Lancaster - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 September 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots late this afternoon and to north 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to north 15 after midnight then backing to northwest 20 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 25 Saturday evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray near noon Saturday.

Temperatures minus 2 falling to minus 8 Saturday morning.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 September 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 September 2016
Sunday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to west 20 in the morning.
Monday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 4 tenths of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7305N 8035W to
Bylot Island near 7310N 8010W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7250N 7605W to
7250N 7335W to 7315N 7140W to 7420N 7610W to 7420N 7940W to
Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of old ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 September 2016

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 0600 UTC Friday departing low 1002 mb located at 67N 78W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching ridge located from 81N 78W to
71N 112W.

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