West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 July 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to southeast 15 late this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind southeast 15 to 20 Thursday.

Rain beginning early Thursday morning and ending Thursday evening. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 July 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 26 July 2017
Friday Wind light increasing to southwest 25 knots in the morning then diminishing to southwest 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 July 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water except 5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the western section. 

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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

Bergy water except 5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 26 July 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday deepening low 1000 mb located at 74N 91W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 998 mb located at 72N 81W.

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