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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 25 August 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 15 knots becoming east 15 early this evening then diminishing to light after midnight. Wind becoming east 15 near noon Friday except east 20 over northeastern sections.

Periods of light rain changing to chance of drizzle overnight and Friday morning. Mist becoming fog near midnight and dissipating near noon Friday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist and 1 mile or less in fog.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 25 August 2016
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 25 August 2016
Saturday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 August 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 7 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 25 August 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 7
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 25 August 2016 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday trough from 995 mb low located from 67N 85W to
75N 96W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 1001 mb low located from 64N 88W
to 72N 104W.

At 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 82N 72W to 78N 127W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday departing ridge located from 78N 045W to
80N 070W.

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