East Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind southeast 25 knots except southeast 15 over western sections. Wind diminishing to southeast 15 to 20 late this afternoon and to light late this evening. Wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 Tuesday afternoon except light over northwestern sections.

Snow ending early this evening. Periods of snow beginning overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 October 2017
Wednesday Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind south 15 knots increasing to west 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6600N 6155W to 6605N
6115W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to 7025N 6425W to
7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

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