Kane - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 04 August 2015

Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 25 knots increasing to south 35 after midnight and to south 40 early Wednesday morning.

Chance of showers changing to rain after midnight. Fog patches dissipating after midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 04 August 2015
Tonight and Wednesday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots veering to southwest 15 in the morning then diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light increasing to north 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 4 tenths of old ice except ice covered in the northeastern 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

4 tenths of old ice except ice covered in the northeastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Kane - southern half

Issued 6:11 PM EDT 04 August 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 4 August 2015 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday weakening trough from 998 mb low located
from 80N 124W to 72N 108W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 1001 mb located at 79N 113W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday deepening low 1005 mb located at 74N 108W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 994 mb low located from 84N 85W
to 72N 72W.

By 0000 UTC Thursday building ridge located from 70N 165W to
71N 120W.

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