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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind east 20 knots diminishing to east 15 Monday morning then increasing to northwest 20 Monday afternoon.

Wet flurries beginning near noon. Visibility 1 mile or less in wet flurries.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 September 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 in the morning.
Wednesday Wind west 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Open water except 7 tenths of old ice in the northwestern half. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7100N 14100W to 7035N 13900W to 7205N
12805W to Banks Island near 7420N 12440W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7150N 12025W to
Victoria Island near 7155N 11900W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10350W to
6820N 10135W to King William Island near 6855N 9925W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6915N 9600W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6950N 9600W. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Boothia Peninsula near 7145N 9415W to
7240N 9120W to Somerset Island near 7300N 9140W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula 7120N 8950W to 7000N
9005W to Nunavut near 7010N 9135W. Sea ice south and east of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 7 tenths of old ice in the northwestern half.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 24 September 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday deepening low 1006 mb located at 70N 132W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1001 mb located at 72N 119W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday weakening high 1025 mb located at 72N 101W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1017 mb located at 72N 93W.

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