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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light increasing to northwest 15 knots late overnight then veering to north 20 late Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to north 15 Thursday afternoon.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2017
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming north 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 4 tenths first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6600N 8605W to
Southampton Island near 6550N 8550W. Sea ice northeast of the ice

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6340N 8225W
to 6305N 8205W to 6255N 7930W to 6325N 7855W to 6520N 7855W to
Baffin Island near 6520N 7730W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6205N 6715W to
6120N 6655W to 6100N 6515W to 6135N 6335W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths first-year ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 16 August 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary low 1008 mb located at
66N 67W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 75N 64W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 999 mb located at 72N 62W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday high 1017 mb located at 55N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Friday high 1016 mb located at 54N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Friday quasi-stationary low 1001 mb located at 59N 100W.

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