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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 September 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light early this morning then increasing to southeast 15 early this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 25 after midnight then diminishing to light Thursday afternoon.

Snow beginning late this evening changing to a few flurries overnight and ending Thursday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 September 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre building to 2 after midnight then subsiding to 1 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 28 September 2016
Friday Wind light becoming east 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots backing to northwest 20.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water except 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in Fury and Hecla Strait. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6905N 8115W to 6905N
8030W to Baffin Island near 6955N 7850W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in Fury and Hecla Strait.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening low 990 mb located northeast of
Great Slave Lake.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 997 mb located at 67N 80W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 60N 71W to 60N 80W then
to 57N 94W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 52N 72W to 53N 80W then to
50N 87W.

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