Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 September 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind east 20 to 25 knots diminishing to east 15 near midnight and to light Thursday morning.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 September 2018
Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less early Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 September 2018
Friday Wind light becoming west 10 to 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice pressure warning in effect. 3 tenths old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice including 3 tenths old ice in the northwestern section. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice easing overnight tonight. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7215N 7500W to 7150N
7250W to 7255N 6905W to 7500N 7505W to 7530N 7240W then
northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

3 tenths old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice including 3 tenths
old ice in the northwestern section. Strong ice pressure in the pack
ice easing overnight tonight.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2018

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 PM MDT 19 September 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 69N 103W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 1003 mb located at 62N 95W.

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