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Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 July 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind north 20 knots veering to east 15 near midnight then increasing to east 25 Saturday morning.

Periods of rain changing to periods of snow near midnight then to chance of flurries Saturday. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Temperatures plus 5 falling to zero overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 July 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 July 2017
Sunday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Monday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 July 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 4 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice except 8 tenths of first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice over the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 July 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6140N 6340W to 6240N 6000W to 6405N
5755W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7500N 7305W to 7530N 7720W to 7605N
7415W then eastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice except 8
tenths of first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice over the
western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 28 July 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday low 997 mb located at 72N 85W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 999 mb located at 73N 99W.

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