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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 03 October 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to west 35 late overnight then diminishing to north 20 Sunday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Sunday evening.

Chance of showers Sunday afternoon.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 03 October 2015
Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre building to 3 late overnight and to 4 late Sunday morning. Seas subsiding to 3 early Sunday afternoon and to 2 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 03 October 2015
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 October 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 October 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6445N 8220W to
Vansittart Island near 6535N 8320W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Vansittart Island near 6540N 8310W to
6640N 8140W to 6645N 7815W to 6430N 7835W to 6400N 7720W to
Nottingham Island near 6330N 7815W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6335N 8040W to
6325N 8025W to 6315N 7915W to Nottingham Island near 6325N 7830W.
Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6930N 8200W
to 6935N 8155W to Baffin Island near 6945N 8210W. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 5:30 PM EDT 03 October 2015

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 3 October 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday departing high 1042 mb located at 54N 73W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday deepening trough from 1012 mb low located over
65N 73W to 58N 93W.
By 0000 UTC Monday trough from 992 mb low located over 60N 48W to
57N 89W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday weakening ridge from 1036 mb high located over
62N 105W to 72N 72W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge from 1026 mb high located over 62N 96W
to 65N 72W.

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