West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 01 August 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Wind light.

Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 01 August 2015
Tonight and Sunday Over open water seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 01 August 2015
Monday Wind light increasing to south 15 knots in the afternoon then backing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 knots veering to southwest 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 August 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except consolidated first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice near parts of the coasts. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 1 August 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6200N 6510W to 6215N 6230W to 6300N
6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7410N 7030W to 7420N 7810W to 7630N
7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except
consolidated first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice near parts
of the coasts.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 1 August 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday weakening low 991 mb located at 58N 85W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 997 mb located at 55N 85W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday quasi-stationary ridge from high located on a
line north-south over Greenland.

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