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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 18 October 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light tonight and Thursday.

Chance of flurries late this afternoon this evening and beginning Thursday evening.

Temperatures near minus 14.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 18 October 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 18 October 2017
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 30 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to southeast 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 8 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 Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7120N 14100W to 7010N 13745W to 7140N
12530W to Banks Island near Banks 7110N 12320W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7105N 12305W to
7000N 12130W to Northwest Territories near 7005N 12425W. Sea ice
east of the ice edge.

Third ice edge from Northwest Territories near 7005N 12440W to 7055N
12810W to 6955N 13305W to 7005N 13440W to 6925N 13650W to Yukon
Coast near 6955N 14100W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

8 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.

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