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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 August 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light this afternoon. Wind light tonight and Wednesday.

Chance of drizzle today and Wednesday. Fog patches.

Temperatures near zero.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 August 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 22 August 2017
Thursday Wind light increasing to east 20 knots in the morning.
Friday Wind east 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 8 tenths of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7025N 14100W to 7130N 12750W to Banks
Island near 7200N 12555W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7125N 12110W to
7105N 12040W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11900W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6900N 10150W to
6835N 10020W to King William Island near 6855N 9920W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6900N 9550W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6935N 9450W. Sea ice northwest of the ice

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of old ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 21 August 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from low located from 88N 110W to
82N 162W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday dissipating trough from 1010 mb low located
from 89N 115W to 84N 101W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday high 1021 mb located over 76N 128W extending
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge from 1018 mb high located over 81N
119W extending southeastward.

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