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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light early this morning then becoming northwest 15 late this afternoon. Wind northwest 15 tonight and Saturday.

Periods of light snow with a risk of freezing drizzle changing to chance of snow tonight and Saturday. Fog patches dissipating late this morning.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 September 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 1 tenth of old ice except 5 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7355N 9010W to
7400N 8945W to 7425N 9200W to Devon Island near 7440N 9140W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7430N 8515W to
7345N 8130W to 7410N 7705W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of old ice except 5 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of
old ice in the western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 21 September 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 75N 120W to 67N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 75N 120W to 67N 100W.

By 0000 UTC Saturday cold front located from 87N 32W to 80N 120W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Baffin Bay.

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