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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light late this afternoon. Wind light tonight and Saturday.

Chance of flurries.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 8 tenths of old ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7115N 14100W to 7025N 13630W to 7120N
12935W to 7205N 12710W to Banks Island near 7350N 12405W. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7125N 12115W to
7125N 11945W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11900W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10350W to
6815N 10250W to 6820N 10040W to King William Island near 6855N
9925W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6930N 9655W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6950N 9605W. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Boothia Peninsula near 7150N 9410W to
Somerset Island near 7200N 9420W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula 7120N 8950W to
Nunavut near 6930N 9035W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths of old ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 21 September 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday cold front located from 87N 120W to 77N 168W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday departing cold front located from 80N 120W
to 77N 144W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary ridge located from 72N 168W
to 75N 120W.

By 0000 UTC Saturday deepening trough located from 65N 126W to
70N 141W.

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