Kane - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northeast 30 knots diminishing to northeast 20 early Wednesday morning and to light near noon Wednesday.

Fog forming Wednesday evening.

Temperatures near minus 1.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind light increasing to southwest 20 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 7 tenths old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6005W to 6335N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from near 7035N 6115W to 7040N 6850W near
the Baffin Island. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7215N 7500W to
7240N 7210W to 7440N 7245W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths old ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough from 991 mb low located from 76N 126W
to 73N 102W then to 66N 63W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 993 mb located at 65N 85W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday building ridge.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 77N 155W
extending southwestward.

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