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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 October 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind light tonight and Tuesday.

Temperatures near minus 11.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 October 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 October 2017
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 5 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the eastern section. 9 tenths of second-year ice along parts of the coast of Melville Peninsula. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge from Northwest Territories near 7025N 12810W to 7020N
13045W to 6945N 13300W to 7005N 13615W to 6935N 13805W to Yukon
Coast near 6955N 14100W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7145N 12435W to
7015N 12245W to Northwest Territories near 7010N 12710W. Sea ice
east of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from 7120N 14100W to 7035N 13855W to 7045N
13335W to Banks Island near 7145N 12435W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of new ice except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the eastern section. 9 tenths of second-year ice
along parts of the coast of Melville Peninsula.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 16 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday low 993 mb located at 71N 127W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 992 mb located at 77N 127W.

At 1200 UTC Monday quasi-stationary ridge located from 80N 77W to
68N 90W.

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