East Baffin

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light tonight and Thursday.

Chance of showers late this afternoon and tonight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind light becoming north 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind south 20 knots backing to southeast 25.
Sunday Wind south 20 knots veering to west 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6045W to 6545N 5740W to 6715N 5800W to 6905N 6030W to 7105N
6545W to Baffin Island near 7105N 7040W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7245N 7735W to
Bylot Island near 7255N 7740W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7315N 7635W to 7345N
7550W to 7410N 8010W to Devon Island near 7430N 8145W. Sea ice
southwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8035W to
7420N 7940W to 7430N 7710W to 7540N 7625W to 7615N 7430W and then
northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 23 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday trough located from 64N 122W to 68N 71W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening trough from 997 mb low located from
66N 122W to 70N 73W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1021 mb high located over 57N 95W
extending northward.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge from 1022 mb high located over 57N 86W
extending northward.

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