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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 September 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then becoming southeast 10 to 15 Sunday morning except southeast 20 over southern sections.

Chance of flurries changing to chance of showers Sunday afternoon and evening.

Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 2 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 September 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 September 2017
Monday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 September 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water except 9 tenths of old ice near parts of the coast of Banks Island and near Parry Channel. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 September 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7130N 14100W to 7035N 13740W to 7205N
12805W to Banks Island near 7420N 12445W. 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 6940N 9710W
to Boothia Peninsula near 7000N 9620W. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Boothia Peninsula near 7150N 9410W to
Somerset Island near 7245N 9255W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula 7120N 8950W to
Nunavut near 6930N 9035W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 tenths of old ice near parts of the coast of
Banks Island and near Parry Channel.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 23 September 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday ridge located from 74N 154W to 63N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 78N 100W to 60N 92W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday intensifying trough located west of Baffin Bay.
By 0000 UTC Monday quasi-stationary trough located west of
Baffin Bay.

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