West Baffin

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 August 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Wind light.

Mist. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 August 2016
Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 August 2016
Monday Wind light increasing to west 20 knots in the morning.
Tuesday Wind west 20 knots veering to northwest 25.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 August 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6250N 6535W to
6220N 6515W to 6210N 6410W to 6245N 6355W to Hall Peninsula near
6255N 6440W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6505N 6435W
to 6450N 6440W to 6425N 6315W to 6540N 6130W to Cumberland Peninsula
near 6600N 6200W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6715N 6305W
to 6745N 6205W to 7045N 6545W to 7030N 6820W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7350N 8620W to
7435N 9250W to Devon Island near 7615N 9255W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7545N 8410W to
Ellesmere Island near 7620N 8645W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Ellesmere Island near 7700N 7805W to
7700N 7645W to 7800N 7300W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 27 August 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday ridge from 1027 mb high located from 747N 118W
to 70N 143W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge from 1032 mb high located from 70N 104W
to 72N 136W.

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