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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 July 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind light.

Chance of showers or drizzle today. Chance of showers overnight. Fog patches dissipating this afternoon.

Temperatures near plus 2.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 July 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas less than 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 July 2015
Saturday Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 20 in the afternoon then veering to west 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths of old ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8
tenths of old ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:52 AM MDT 30 July 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday deepening low 1003 mb located at 81N 157W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday deepening trough from 1002 mb low located
from 78N 162W to 71N 161W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday departing high 1022 mb located at 72N 132W.

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