Issued 05:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017

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Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6045W to 6545N 5740W to 6715N 5800W to 6905N 6030W to 7105N
6545W to Baffin Island near 7105N 7040W. Sea ice west of the ice

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7245N 7735W to
Bylot Island near 7255N 7740W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Bylot Island near 7315N 7635W to 7345N
7550W to 7410N 8010W to Devon Island near 7430N 8145W. Sea ice
southwest of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8035W to
7420N 7940W to 7430N 7710W to 7540N 7625W to 7615N 7430W and then
northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday trough located from 65N 126W to 74N 72W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening trough from 997 mb low located from
66N 122W to 70N 73W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge from 1021 mb high located over 60N
98W extending northward.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge from 1022 mb high located over 57N 86W
extending northward.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday dissipating high 1015 mb located at 78N 104W.

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