East Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 September 2017

Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 35 early this evening then diminishing to light early Monday afternoon.

A few flurries.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 September 2017
Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 late this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 September 2017
Tuesday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7350N 9015W to
7350N 8955W to 7415N 9135W to Devon Island near 7440N 9140W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7425N 8645W to
7410N 8515W to Bylot Island near 7345N 8050W. Sea ice to the
northeast of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7330N 7710W to 7330N
7515W to 7435N 7630W to 7545N 7355W then northeastward. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Baffin - southern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 24 September 2017

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 24 September 2017 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday deepening low 1004 mb located at 70N 131W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday deepening low 998 mb located at 72N 120W.

At 0000 UTC Monday weakening high 1023 mb located at 72N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1017 mb located at 72N 91W.

At 0000 UTC Monday weakening low 994 mb located at 76N 65W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1003 mb located at 74N 66W.

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