West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 July 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind east 15 knots increasing to east 20 near noon then veering to southeast 15 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light Friday morning then increasing to southeast 15 near noon Friday. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Friday evening.

Chance of showers today and tonight. Fog patches dissipating Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 July 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 27 July 2017
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots.
Monday Wind southeast 20 knots.

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.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 27 July 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 995 mb located at 66N 73W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 998 mb located at 74N 90W.

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