Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 July 2018

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind south 20 knots veering to west 20 to 25 early this evening. Wind southwest 20 to 25 Saturday.

Rain and fog patches ending this evening. A few flurries and chance of showers beginning late Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 July 2018
Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 20 July 2018
Sunday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots.
Monday Wind west 25 knots backing to south 20.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 July 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday 1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice in some bays and inlets. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 July 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5900N 6125W to 6005N 6020W to 6120N 6135W to
6405N 5755W then northeastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except
consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice in some
bays and inlets.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 12:47 PM MDT 20 July 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1800 UTC Friday ridge from high located over northern Baffin
Island.

At 1800 UTC Friday cold front located from 74N 90W to 67N 101W.
By 1800 UTC Saturday dissipating cold front located over Baffin Bay.

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