West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late this evening and to light after midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 15 Sunday morning and to southeast 25 Sunday evening.

Chance of flurries today and this evening. Periods of light snow beginning Sunday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 10 rising to minus 5 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind southeast 15 knots backing to east 20 in the afternoon then diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to north 25 knots late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth multi-year ice except ice covered in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to 6500N
6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to
7025N 6425W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west and
north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth multi-year ice except ice
covered in the western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

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