Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 July 2016

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 35 knots diminishing to east 30 this evening and to east 20 Monday afternoon. Wind veering to southeast 15 Monday evening.

A few showers ending late overnight. Chance of showers beginning Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 July 2016
Tonight and Monday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 2 late overnight and to 1 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 24 July 2016
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming southwest 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots.
Thursday Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice along parts of the coast of Devon Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6200N
6600W to 6200N 6330W to 6315N 6215W to 6340N 5850W to 6545N 5740W
then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7215N 6355W to 7335N 6900W to 7330N
7500W to Baffin Island near 7235N 7545W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7240N 8645W to
Borden Peninsula near 7235N 8535W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7405N 9425W to
7425N 9505W to 7425N 8845W to Devon Island near 7430N 8820W. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7550N 8345W to 7625N
7440W then southeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except consolidated first-year ice including a trace of
old ice along parts of the coast of Devon Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 24 July 2016

'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 24 July 2016 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday weakening low 997 mb located at 69N 98W.
By 0000 UTC Monday weakening low 1004 mb located at 74N 94W.

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