West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots Saturday afternoon and to southeast 20 Saturday evening.

Chance of showers today. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2017
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the morning.
Monday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 knots backing to south 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 July 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 1 tenth of old ice except 7 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme southwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 July 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6100N 6300W to 6135N 6300W to 6145N 6000W to
6410N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of old ice except 7 tenths of first-year ice including a
trace of old ice in the extreme southwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 20 July 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday weakening low 996 mb located at 70N 82W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening low 1000 mb located at 71N 81W.

At 0000 UTC Friday trough from 993 mb low located from 67N 130W
to 83N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 995 mb low located from 67N 117W
to 71N 111W.

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