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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 July 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to east 35 late this afternoon and to east 40 early this evening.

Chance of showers changing to rain early this evening and ending near noon Monday.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 July 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Outside the ice edge seas 2 metres building to 3 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 July 2015
Tuesday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to east 15 in the morning then increasing to east 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind east 20 knots increasing to east 30.
Thursday Wind east 20 knots increasing to east 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except ice covered in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5800N 5800W to 5905N 5825W to 6235N 6120W to
6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except ice
covered in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 05:30 AM EDT 05 July 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 5 July 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday trough from 1008 mb low located from 68N 102W
to 80N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1005 mb low located from 68N 90W
to 76N 122W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday high 1025 mb located at 69N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1022 mb located at 72N 136W.

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