West Baffin - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 July 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light early this evening then increasing to east 20 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to east 15 Thursday evening.

A few showers ending late this afternoon. A few showers Thursday. Fog patches forming early this evening and dissipating Thursday morning.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 July 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 July 2017
Friday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Saturday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 2 tenths of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6140N 6340W to 6135N 6125W to 6410N
5755W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7450N 7300W to 7515N 7545W to 7605N
7420W then eastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of old ice.


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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 995 mb located at 73N 85W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 998 mb located at 72N 84W.

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