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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 early this evening then diminishing to southwest 15 after midnight. Wind increasing to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon then diminishing to west 15 Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain beginning early this morning changing to light rain overnight and ending Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Outside the ice edge seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind west 15 knots backing to southwest 20 in the morning.
Friday Wind light becoming east 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice on parts of the coast in the southwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6550W to
6215N 6230W to 6300N 6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7430N 7155W to 7415N 7225W to 7420N
7810W to 7630N 7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except
consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice on parts of
the coast in the southwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1001 mb low located from 78N 124W
to 71N 122W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 997 mb located from 81N 122W to 76N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1004 mb low located from 73N
158W to 72N 175W.
By 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1002 mb low located from 73N
142W to 70N 140W then to 70N 143W.

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