West Foxe


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 July 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon. Wind light tonight and Friday.

Fog patches forming Friday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 1.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 July 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 July 2017
Saturday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots in the morning and to south 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to north 15.
Monday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5510N 8220W to 5640N
8225W to Nunavut near 6150N 9300W.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6610N 8550W to
Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6335N 8130W to
6255N 8120W to 6340N 7730W to Baffin Island near 6415N 7700W.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6230N 6925W to
6120N 6850W to 6045N 6410W to 6115N 6315W and then northeastward.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 20 July 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday departing low 994 mb located at 65N 80W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located from 65N 80W
to 70N 80W.

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