Igloolik - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots early Saturday morning then diminishing to light Saturday afternoon.

Periods of light snow beginning early Saturday morning and ending late Saturday morning.

Low tonight minus 9. High Saturday minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2017
Sunday Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 30 in the morning.
Monday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to south 30.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to west 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 2 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6300N 9040W to 6240N
8440W to Southampton Island near 6335N 8140W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6400N 8035W
to 6520N 8305W to 6745N 7940W to 6650N 7705W to 6720N 7330W to Foxe
Peninsula near 6525N 7710W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths grey ice except 9 tenths grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday deepening low 986 mb located near Lake
Winnipeg.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 977 mb located near Rankin Inlet.

At 1200 UTC Saturday dissipating low 981 mb located at 56N 49W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from Quebec to Melville
Peninsula.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located over Nova Scotia to Baffin Island.

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