West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 02 August 2015

Tonight and Monday

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.

Fog patches dissipating Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 02 August 2015
Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 02 August 2015
Tuesday Wind south 15 knots veering to southwest 20 in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind south 25 knots increasing to west 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind west 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday A few strips of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6205N 6550W to 6215N 6230W to 6300N
6000W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7410N 7030W to 7420N 7810W to 7630N
7450W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

A few strips of old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 2 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday low 996 mb located at 56N 83W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 996 mb located at 56N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Greenland.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 72N 60W to 67N 61W then to
60N 55W.

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