West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 29 September 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind light except northeast 20 knots over western sections tonight. Wind becoming north 20 Friday afternoon then increasing to north 30 Friday evening.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 29 September 2016
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre building to 2 Friday afternoon and to 3 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind north 20 knots.
Monday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to north 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 1 tenth of old ice northwest of Bylot Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7305N 8035W to
Bylot Island near 7310N 8010W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7250N 7605W to
7250N 7335W to 7315N 7140W to 7440N 7710W to 7550N 7705W to 7605N
7405W to Greenland near 7700N 7120W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth of old ice northwest of Bylot Island.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 29 September 2016 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday departing low 997 mb located at 68N 82W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching ridge located from 80N 92W to
69N 128W.

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