Igloolik - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 September 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots late Wednesday morning then diminishing to light Wednesday afternoon.

A few showers and a few flurries beginning late Wednesday afternoon and ending Wednesday evening.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 September 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 September 2017
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 30 in the morning.
Friday Wind west 30 knots increasing to northwest 35.
Saturday Wind northeast 30 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 4 tenths of 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 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6905N 8115W to 6855N
8035W to 6935N 7800W to Prince Charles Island near 6820N 7620W. Sea
ice north and east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Prince Charles Island near 6745N
7505W to Baffin Island near 6740N 7235W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 4
tenths of 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 PM EDT 26 September 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located over the
coast of Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching frontal system located over Devon
Island extending southwestward.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located over Hudson Bay extending
northward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening ridge located over Baffin Island.

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