Puvirnituq - northern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 26 July 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots early this afternoon and to north 20 late this afternoon. Wind increasing to north 25 Thursday morning then diminishing to north 15 Thursday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.

A few showers ending late this afternoon. Fog dissipating early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog and in showers.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 26 July 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 late overnight then subsiding to 1 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 26 July 2017
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 30 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to west 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 July 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free except bergy water in the northern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 July 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5510N 8255W to 5600N
8240W to Nunavut near 6205N 9300W. Sea ice southwest of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6610N 8550W to
Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice northeast of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6340N 8210W to
6310N 8120W to 6250N 7750W to 6325N 7625W to Baffin Island near
6410N 7640W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6245N 7005W to
6120N 6850W to 6040N 6450W to 6140N 6340W and then northeastward.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free except bergy water in the northern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday warm front from 994 mb low located from 56N
84W to 61N 77W then to 60N 65W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 996 mb located over southern Ungava Bay.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday deepening trough from 995 mb low located
from 73N 85W to 68N 77W then to 61N 78W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 998 mb low located from 73N 83W to
70N 74W then to 55N 67W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Davis Strait.

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