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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 August 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Wind east 15 knots except east 20 over northeastern sections. Wind diminishing to light late this evening then becoming northeast 15 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light near noon Saturday.

A few showers beginning early Saturday morning and ending near noon Saturday.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 August 2016
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 August 2016
Sunday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots in the morning.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 August 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 3 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 6 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 August 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 6
tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 26 August 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 999 mb low located from 64N 88W
to 72N 111W.
By 1200 UTC Saturday weakening trough from 1007 mb low located
from 65N 91W to 70N 121W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from 81N 115W to 71N 139W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 78N 102W to 68N 135W.

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