Arviat - western half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 26 July 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light increasing to south 15 knots late Thursday afternoon then veering to southwest 20 Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 26 July 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 26 July 2017
Friday Wind southwest 20 knots backing to southeast 25 in the morning.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water except 5 tenths of first-year ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

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

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

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6340N 8210W to
6310N 8120W to 6250N 7750W to 6325N 7625W to Baffin Island near
6410N 7640W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6245N 7005W to
6120N 6850W to 6040N 6450W to 6140N 6340W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 5 tenths of first-year ice in the eastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 26 July 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1000 mb located at 73N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 997 mb located at 72N 80W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday cold front from 995 mb low located from 62N
73W to 50N 78W.
By 0000 UTC Friday cold front from 995 mb low located from 59N
68W to 50N 68W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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