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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 July 2018

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 20 to 25 knots tonight. Wind southwest 20 to 25 Saturday.

Rain ending early this evening. Periods of snow and chance of rain beginning late overnight. Fog patches dissipating near noon Saturday. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and as low as 1 mile in snow.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 July 2018
Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 July 2018
Sunday Wind west 20 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind west 20 to 25 knots diminishing to west 15.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 July 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday 2 tenths first-year ice except consolidated first-year ice including 4 tenths old ice in the western section and along parts of the southern coasts. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 July 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5900N 6125W to 6005N 6020W to 6120N 6135W to
6405N 5755W then northeastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths first-year ice except consolidated first-year ice including
4 tenths old ice in the western section and along parts of the
southern coasts.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 20 July 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday cold front from 988 mb low located from 80N
90W to 74N 86W then to 67N 104W.
By 1800 UTC Saturday dissipating cold front located over Baffin Bay.

At 0000 UTC Sunday weakening low 998 mb located at 78N 97W.

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