Coats - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 23 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light increasing to west 15 to 20 knots early Thursday afternoon then veering to northwest 15 Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 23 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots backing to south 20.
Sunday Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 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 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

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 23 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 23 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday departing low 990 mb located at 52N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 57N 95W to 69N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 54N 91W to 66N 80W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday weakening low 1008 mb located over central
Baffin Island.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 1011 mb located near Iqaluit.

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