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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light becoming south 15 knots Saturday evening.

Fog patches dissipating this evening.

Temperatures near plus 1.


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

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2017
Sunday Wind south 20 knots increasing to southwest 30 late in the day.
Monday Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15.
Tuesday Wind southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 July 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 July 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5510N 8255W to 5600N
8240W to Nunavut near 6205N 9300W.

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

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6330N 8055W to
6255N 8040W to 6300N 7750W to 6325N 7625W 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.

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Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 21 July 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday departing low 988 mb located at 60N 77W.

At 1200 UTC Friday weakening trough located from 60N 77W to 73N 80W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough located from 60N 72W to 66N 67W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building ridge located from 58N 90W to 68N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 58N 88W to 66N 75W.

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