Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 01 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 near noon with gusts to 35.

Chance of snow beginning near midnight changing to snow near noon Sunday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning overnight and ending Sunday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 01 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 late this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 01 October 2016
Monday Wind west 20 knots increasing to west 25 in the morning then diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday 1 tenth of old ice except 3 tenths of old ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 September 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7305N 8035W to
Bylot Island near 7310N 8010W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7250N 7605W to
7250N 7335W to 7315N 7140W to 7420N 7610W to 7420N 7940W to
Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of old ice except 3 tenths of old ice in the extreme
northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 01 October 2016

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 30 September 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday high 1032 mb located at 75N 127W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1035 mb located at 71N 115W.

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