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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 26 July 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light becoming north 15 knots early this morning then diminishing to light early this afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 15 late overnight then diminishing to light Thursday morning. Wind becoming west 15 Thursday afternoon then diminishing to light Thursday evening.


Issued 05:00 AM CDT 26 July 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

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

Ice Forecast

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

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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

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

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

Open water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


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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