West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 July 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 late this morning and to south 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday morning.

Chance of showers overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Wednesday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots in the morning.
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6200N
6600W to 6200N 6330W to 6315N 6215W to 6340N 5850W to 6545N 5740W
then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7215N 6355W to 7335N 6900W to 7315N
7425W to Baffin Island near 7235N 7545W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7240N 8645W to
Borden Peninsula near 7235N 8540W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7405N 9425W to
7425N 9505W to 7425N 8845W to Devon Island near 7430N 8825W. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7550N 8345W to 7625N
7440W then southeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 25 July 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday weakening low 1003 mb located at 71N 96W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday weakening low 1005 mb located at 74N 94W.

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