Coats - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 18 August 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots late overnight and to east 20 early Saturday morning.

Waves

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

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 18 August 2017
Sunday Wind east 20 knots.
Monday Wind east 20 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:32 AM EDT 18 August 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 4 tenths of first-year ice near Southampton Island. Unusual presence of sea ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:32 AM EDT 18 August 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

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

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6355N 8305W
to 6310N 8335W to 6255N 7930W to 6345N 7830W to 6515N 8050W Baffin
Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6715W to
6130N 6625W to 6110N 6505W to 6135N 6335W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 4 tenths of first-year ice near Southampton
Island. Unusual presence of sea ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Coats

Issued 11:32 AM EDT 18 August 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 18 August 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday dissipating low 1007 mb located at 70N 65W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday deepening low 1005 mb located at 67N 56W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 1003 mb located at 72N 57W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building high 1015 mb located at 72N 76W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1017 mb located at 66N 80W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday trough located on a line east-west over southern
Hudson Bay.

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