West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 July 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light late this morning then becoming south 15 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight.

Fog forming Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 July 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 July 2016
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6200N
6600W to 6200N 6330W to 6315N 6215W to 6340N 5850W to 6545N 5740W
then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7215N 6355W to 7335N 6900W to 7315N
7425W to Baffin Island near 7235N 7545W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7240N 8645W to
Borden Peninsula near 7235N 8540W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7405N 9425W to
7425N 9505W to 7425N 8845W to Devon Island near 7430N 8825W. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7550N 8345W to 7625N
7440W then southeastward. 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 AM MDT 26 July 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough from 1007 mb low located from 78N 102W
to 71N 107W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday weakening trough from 1007 mb low located
from 83N 104W to 73N 97W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 71N 132W to 66N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 72N 122W to 70N 81W.

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