Lancaster - eastern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 08 October 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind east 20 knots backing to northeast 25 early this evening then diminishing to light after midnight. Wind increasing to east 25 late overnight then diminishing to light early Friday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 15 late Friday afternoon and to southwest 20 Friday evening.

Periods of snow ending Friday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 5.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 08 October 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre building to 2 late overnight then subsiding to 1 early Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 08 October 2015
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to east 30 late in the day.
Sunday Wind east 30 knots diminishing to east 20.
Monday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7235N 7535W to
7255N 6925W to 7420N 7355W to 7520N 7330W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 8 October 2015 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday low 988 mb located at 60N 59W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 991 mb located at 62N 61W.

At 0000 UTC Friday deepening low 998 mb located at 60N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 990 mb located at 59N 73W.

At 0000 UTC Friday cold front from 1001 mb low located from 60N
84W to 58N 80W then to 54N 87W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday cold front from 990 mb low located from 59N
73W to 60N 67W then to 49N 74W.

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