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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 September 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind light becoming south 15 knots Saturday morning then diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Periods of drizzle and fog patches ending this evening with a risk of freezing drizzle.

High today plus 1. Low tonight minus 9. High Saturday plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 September 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 04 September 2015
Sunday Wind light becoming south 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light becoming south 15 knots late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to west 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 September 2015 Today Tonight and Friday 5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 September 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Meta Incognita Peninsula near 6240N
6645W to Hall Peninsula near 6300N 6615W sea ice northwest of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6400N 6440W to
6350N 6200W to 6400N 6100W to Cumberland Peninsula near 6535N 6300W.
Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6620N 6125W
to 6700N 5930W to 6840N 5920W to 7000N 6455W to 7140N 6600W to
Baffin Island near 7135N 7200W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from 7355N 9610W to 7355N 9610W to 7430N
9300W to 7500N 9300W to Devon Island near 7615N 9430W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Devon Island 7455N 7920W to 7640N
7500W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 3 September 2015 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday weakening ridge from 1027 mb high located from
74N 77W to 68N 104W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday high 1027 mb located near King William Island.

At 0000 UTC Friday trough located from 81N 91W to 74N 114W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday weakening trough located from 87N 50W to
78N 86W.

At 0000 UTC Friday deepening trough located over 75N 62W extending
southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1005 mb located at 75N 62W.

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