West Baffin - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 03 August 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind southeast 20 knots veering to south 15 Tuesday afternoon.

A few showers beginning Tuesday evening. Fog patches dissipating Tuesday evening.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 03 August 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 03 August 2015
Wednesday Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 25 in the morning and to west 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25.
Friday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday A few strips of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6550W to
6215N 6230W to 6300N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7430N 7155W to 7415N 7225W to 7420N
7810W to 7630N 7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

A few strips of old ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 995 mb located at 55N 75W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 999 mb located at 57N 76W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over western Davis Strait.

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