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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind east 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 15 to 20 Thursday morning.

Chance of drizzle changing to a few showers Thursday morning. Fog patches.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots in the morning and to northwest 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6045W to 6545N 5740W to 6715N 5800W to 6905N 6030W to 7105N
6545W to Baffin Island near 7105N 7040W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7245N 7735W to
Bylot Island near 7255N 7740W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7315N 7635W to 7345N
7550W to 7410N 8010W to Devon Island near 7430N 8145W. Sea ice
southwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8035W to
7420N 7940W to 7430N 7710W to 7540N 7625W to 7615N 7430W and then
northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 23 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday deepening trough from 1000 mb low located
from 70N 138W to 64N 122W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 999 mb low located from 73N 124W
to 66N 121W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1015 mb high located over 74N 88W
extending northwestward.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 78N 168W to 80N 120W.

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