Lancaster - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 28 September 2016

Tonight and Thursday

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots early this evening and to east 25 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light Thursday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 1.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 28 September 2016
Tonight and Thursday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre building to 2 early Thursday morning then subsiding to 1 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 28 September 2016
Friday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to north 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday 2 tenths of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

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 7440N 7710W to 7550N 7705W to 7605N
7405W to Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of old ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 28 September 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 991 mb low located from 68N 99W
to 74N 114W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 998 mb low located from 68N 80W to
68N 118W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday dissipating ridge located from 78N 84W to
66N 71W.

At 1800 UTC Wednesday departing low 1003 mb located at 72N 60W.

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