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Lancaster - western half

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Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 October 2019

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2019 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7230N 7535W to 7335N
7335W to 7440N 7645W to 7525N 7335W then northeast. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

9 tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice. Strong ice
pressure developing Monday morning.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2019

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.

Advisories (In effect)

Marine weather advisory in effect

Lancaster

Issued 02:45 AM MDT 21 October 2019 East winds of 40 to 45 knots and fresh falling snow will result in blizzard conditions through Lancaster Sound today. The visibility is expected to improve overnight as winds diminish and snow becomes light.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 20 October 2019 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday trough from low located on a line north-south
over Somerset Island.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 996 mb located near King William Island.

At 0000 UTC Monday ridge from high located over Ellesmere Island
to Amundsen Gulf.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge from high located from Ellesmere Island
to Banks Island.

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