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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 29 September 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light early this afternoon then becoming east 15 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to light Friday afternoon.

A few showers and a few flurries ending late this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 29 September 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 in the morning.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 30.
Monday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 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 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6930N 8200W to
Baffin Island near 6905N 8145W. 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 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday weakening low 992 mb located over southern
Boothia Peninsula.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1011 mb located at 67N 70W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line east-west over
central Manitoba.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 53N 72W to 56N 84W then
to 61N 99W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday deepening low 1007 mb located at 71N 61W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 999 mb located at 66N 58W.

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