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Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 July 2024

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind east 10 to 15 knots becoming light late this morning then becoming west 10 to 15 overnight. Wind west 10 to 15 Wednesday.

Showers or flurries today. Showers this evening. Flurries near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog and in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 July 2024
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 23 July 2024
Thursday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon then increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth old ice except 5 tenths old ice along parts of the coast of Devon Island. Unusual presence of old ice in the extreme northeastern section and along parts of the coast of Devon Island today and continuing Wednesday. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6346N 6425W to 6326N
6148W to 6336N 5828W to 6421N 5752W then northward. Sea ice
northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

1 tenth old ice except 5 tenths old ice along parts of the coast of
Devon Island. Unusual presence of old ice in the extreme
northeastern section and along parts of the coast of Devon Island
today and continuing Wednesday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2024

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 23 July 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday departing trough located from 73N 78W to
65N 97W.

By 0000 UTC Thursday approaching high 1022 mb located at 63N 102W.

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