East Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 20 knots veering to north 15 early this evening then to northeast 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light near noon Friday.

Chance of showers today and this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6135N 6335W to 6235N 6040W to 6510N
5745W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7240N 6445W to 7245N 7020W to 7355N
7540W to Devon Island near 7435N 8025W. Sea ice south and west of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8015W to 7440N
7805W to 7610N 7425W 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 AM MDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 1001 mb located at 73N 62W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1005 mb located at 65N 56W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday building ridge from 1028 mb high located from
79N 38W to 78N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening ridge located over northern
Ellesmere Island.

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