Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots this morning and to east 25 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to southeast 15 Saturday afternoon.

Rain beginning early this evening changing to a few showers Saturday morning and ending Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures near plus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early this afternoon then subsiding to 1 or less Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Sunday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming southeast 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind south 15 knots increasing to east 30 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind east 30 knots diminishing to east 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday 4 tenths old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6315N 6405W to
6235N 6015W to 6335N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 7115N 6205W to 7210N 6730W to 7300N
6530W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday trough from 983 mb low located from 74N 124W
to 75N 101W then to 67N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 985 mb low located from 74N 104W
to 70N 82W then to 65N 88W.

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