Coats - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 16 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light becoming east 15 knots late this evening. Wind east 15 Thursday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 16 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 16 August 2017
Friday Wind east 15 knots.
Saturday Wind east 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 knots backing to east 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the northeastern section. Unusual presence of sea ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6600N 8605W to
Southampton Island near 6550N 8550W. Sea ice northeast of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6340N 8225W
to 6305N 8205W to 6255N 7930W to 6325N 7855W to 6520N 7855W to
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

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the northeastern
section. Unusual presence of sea ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Coats - northern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 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 16 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary low 1008 mb located at
66N 67W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 75N 64W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 999 mb located at 72N 62W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday high 1017 mb located at 55N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Friday high 1016 mb located at 54N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary low 1001 mb located at 59N 100W.

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