East Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind light increasing to south 15 to 20 knots after midnight and to south 25 Wednesday afternoon.

Rain beginning Wednesday evening. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Over open water seas less than 1 metre building to 1 late this evening and to 2 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northwest 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind east 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday 5 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6550W to
6215N 6230W to 6300N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7430N 7155W to 7415N 7225W to 7420N
7810W to 7630N 7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday low 999 mb located at 55N 75W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 1000 mb located at 54N 65W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
north-south over western Davis Strait.

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