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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 20 knots except northwest 25 with gusts to 30 over northeastern sections. Wind diminishing to light late this evening. Wind light Thursday.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots in the morning then veering to south 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind south 20 knots.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 1 tenth first-year ice except 4 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6630N 8550W to 6605N
8530W to Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice east of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8310W
to 6355N 8325W to 6325N 8320W to 6255N 7930W to 6345N 7830W to 6515N
8050W to Baffin Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth first-year ice except 4 tenths first-year ice including a
trace of old ice in the extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 24 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located from 57N 92W to 69N 72W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 53N 82W to 69N 65W.

By 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary trough located over eastern
Davis Strait.

By 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 998 mb located at 75N 97W.

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