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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 August 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to north 15 early Friday morning. Wind increasing to north 20 Friday evening.

Chance of showers over western sections tonight and Friday. Fog patches forming after midnight and dissipating Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 August 2015
Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 August 2015
Saturday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 August 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 3 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice near Pelly Bay. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 August 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

7040N 14100W to 7030N 13925W to 7120N 12705W to 7200N 12545W

First ice edge estimated from 7040N 14100W to 7030N 13925W to 7120N
12705W to Banks Island near 7200N 12545W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7120N 12205W to
7110N 12025W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11855W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10255W to
6825N 10155W to King William Island near 6850N 9910W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9
plus tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice near
Pelly Bay.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 27 August 2015 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday ridge from 1020 mb high located from 79N 77W
to 69N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge from 1019 mb high located from 81N 88W
to 70N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Friday trough from low located from 66N 77W to 69N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough from low located from 67N 77W to
72N 89W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 993 mb low located from 67N 113W
to 77N 140W.

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