West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 July 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind southeast 15 knots.

Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 July 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 27 July 2015
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except consolidated first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice along the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 July 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6200N 6510W to 6215N 6300W to 6330N
5925W to 6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7400N 6940W to 7420N 7830W to 7645N
7500W then eastward. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except
consolidated first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice along the
coast.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 27 July 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located from 57N 69W to 61N 78W then
to 68N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough located from 54N 66W to 62N 78W then
to 67N 93W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday quasi-stationary ridge located over western
Davis Strait.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 52N 79W to 56N 81W then to
64N 95W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 59N 78W to 64N 98W.

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