West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 October 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots late this morning except light over western sections Monday.

Snow beginning early this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 12 rising to minus 3 Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 October 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 October 2017
Tuesday Wind light increasing to west 20 knots late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light.
Thursday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 7 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice except 9 tenths of grey-white ice including 3 tenths of multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6620N 6710W to 6500N
6500W to 6440N 6315W to 6640N 6025W to 6830N 6530W to 6955N 6630W to
7025N 6425W to 7220N 6400W then northeastward. Sea ice west and
north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice except 9
tenths of grey-white ice including 3 tenths of multi-year ice in the
northwestern section.

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No watches or warnings in effect.

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