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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 August 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light becoming east 15 knots late this morning then diminishing to light early this evening. Wind becoming east 15 Saturday afternoon.

A few showers beginning after midnight and ending Saturday afternoon. Fog patches forming early this evening and dissipating late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and in showers.


Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 August 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 August 2017
Sunday Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind east 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind east 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6630N 8550W to 6605N
8530W to Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice northeast of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6340N 8225W
to 6310N 8235W to 6255N 7930W to 6335N 7840W to 6515N 7950W Baffin
Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6715W to
6120N 6655W to 6100N 6515W to 6135N 6335W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 18 August 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 1000 mb located at 71N 62W.

At 1200 UTC Friday deepening low 1005 mb located at 65N 59W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 1000 mb located at 69N 58W.

At 1200 UTC Friday building high 1014 mb located at 69N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1018 mb located at 66N 79W.

At 1200 UTC Friday departing low 1000 mb located at 58N 95W.

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