West Davis - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 28 June 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light today tonight and Thursday.

Fog patches.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 27 June 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM EDT 27 June 2017
Thursday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots in the morning and to north 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice pressure warning in effect. 8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except ice covered in the western section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice easing Wednesday morning. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5835N 6105W to 5900N 6000W to 6200N 6125W to
6425N 5750W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

8 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except ice
covered in the western section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice
easing Wednesday morning.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

West Davis - southern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 June 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 28 June 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday dissipating low 1008 mb located at 59N 54W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday quasi-stationary ridge located over eastern
Baffin Island.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday high 1020 mb located at 67N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Friday high 1024 mb located at 63N 80W.

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