West Baffin - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots early this evening.

A few flurries ending late Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 1.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015
Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 09 October 2015
Sunday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind light becoming north 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6440N 6510W to
Cumberland Peninsula near 6500N 6410W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7230N 7510W to
7255N 6925W to 7420N 7355W to 7520N 7330W then northeastward. Sea
ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 10 October 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday dissipating low 991 mb located over Ungava Bay.

At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from 67N 90W to 59N 91W then
to 50N 79W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 69N 82W to 52N 68W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday low 984 mb located over Great Slave Lake.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 985 mb located at 62N 95W.

At 0000 UTC Monday approaching low 964 mb located at 58.5N 50W.

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