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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind west 20 knots veering to northwest 15 overnight then diminishing to light Wednesday morning. Wind becoming northwest 15 Wednesday evening.

Fog patches dissipating this morning.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 30 August 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Friday Wind west 15 knots veering to north 15.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6810N 8155W to 6625N
7610W to Baffin Island near 6525N 7650W. Sea ice north of the ice

Ice Coverage

Open water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 30 August 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing low 1009 mb located at 55N 81W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 62N 97W to 62N 70W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located over 57N 91W extending eastward.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located east of

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