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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to north 15 early this evening and to light after midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Friday evening.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 late this evening and to 1 early Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 40 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 40 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 1:58 PM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 1:58 PM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6405N 8055W
to 6520N 8320W to 6800N 7925W to 6655N 7645W to 6730N 7300W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7635W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday merging low 985 mb located at 58N 77.50W.
At 0000 UTC Friday merging low 987 mb located at 59N 67.50W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 983 mb located at 57N 53W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Friday building ridge from 1016 mb high located from
72N 84W to 64N 93W then to 51N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge from 1025 mb high located from 72N 77W
to 63N 83W then to 49N 75W.

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