Coats - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 August 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots early this morning then diminishing to light early this afternoon. Wind becoming north 15 late overnight then diminishing to light Wednesday afternoon. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 August 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 August 2017
Thursday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots backing to south 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 August 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 4 tenths first-year ice in the northeastern section near Southampton Island. Unusual presence of sea ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 August 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

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 6400N 8310W
to 6355N 8325W to 6325N 8320W to 6255N 7930W to 6345N 7830W to 6515N
8050W to Baffin Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

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

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Coats

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 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 AM EDT 22 August 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough from 998 mb low located from 72N 60W
to 67N 51W then to 60N 51W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening trough from 1008 mb low located
from 72N 64W to 67N 62W then to 60N 69W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday low 1002 mb located at 55N 82W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 988 mb located at 52N 72W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 60N 96W to 62N 78W then to
58N 62W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 59N 95W to 63N 81W then
to 60N 53W.

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