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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 August 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 near noon Tuesday then backing to west 15 Tuesday evening.

Rain and chance of snow changing to light snow late overnight and ending Tuesday morning. A few flurries beginning Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 August 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 August 2018
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northeast 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northeast 20 knots veering to east 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind northeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice in the southeastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6215N 7810W to 6215N 7910W
to 6045N 7940W to Quebec near 6025N 7745W. Sea ice east of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6450N 8245W
to Baffin Island near 6450N 7810W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6610N 8440W to
Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths
first-year ice in the southeastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 20 August 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 1800 UTC Monday dissipating low 985 mb located at 65N 76W.

At 1800 UTC Monday low 990 mb located at 63N 60W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 1000 mb located at 65N 59W.

At 1800 UTC Monday deepening low located at 75N 107W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 998 mb located over Southampton Island.

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