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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to south 30 this morning and to south 15 overnight. Wind increasing to south 25 Sunday afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 Sunday evening.

A few showers beginning Sunday morning and ending Sunday afternoon.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Over open water seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2016
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light becoming east 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday 4 tenths of old ice except 8 tenths of old ice along the shore of Devon Island in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7320N 8110W to
Bylot Island near 7315N 8045W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7305N 7615W to
7315N 7315W to 7600N 7810W to Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of old ice except 8 tenths of old ice along the shore of
Devon Island in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Queens

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 24 September 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday departing ridge located from 66N 79W to
73N 82W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday trough from 984 mb low located from 76N 139W
to 68N 116W.
By 0000 UTC Monday trough from 997 mb low located from 83N 138W
to 68N 102W.

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