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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 18 August 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to southeast 15 near noon and to light Saturday evening.

Chance of showers today and tonight. Fog patches dissipating Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 18 August 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less near noon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 18 August 2017
Sunday Wind light becoming south 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light becoming south 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind south 15 knots becoming north 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6135N 6335W to 6235N 6040W to 6510N
5745W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7240N 6445W to 7245N 7020W to 7355N
7540W to Devon Island near 7435N 8025W. Sea ice south and west of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7435N 8015W to 7440N
7805W to 7610N 7425W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 17 August 2017 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday low 999 mb located at 70N 60W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1005 mb located at 65N 56W.

At 0000 UTC Friday ridge from 1026 mb high located from 79N 38W
to 78N 90W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening ridge located over northern
Ellesmere Island.

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