East Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 September 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind northwest 15 to 20 Thursday.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 September 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 September 2017
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the morning.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind light increasing to northwest 40 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7355N 9010W to
7405N 8925W to Devon Island near 7440N 9140W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7430N 8145W to
7355N 8300W to 7430N 7605W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 20 September 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday merging high 1032 mb located near Resolute.
At 0000 UTC Thursday merging ridge located off Alaska.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from Beaufort Sea to Boothia
Peninsula.

At 0000 UTC Thursday weakening trough located from 82N 117W to
67N 124W.
By 0000 UTC Friday dissipating trough located from 84N 84W to
76N 98W.

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