West Baffin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 July 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late overnight then becoming south 10 to 15 early Tuesday afternoon.

Fog banks forming early Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 July 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 July 2018
Wednesday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots in the morning.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots.
Friday Wind north 15 knots becoming southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 July 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice including 1 tenth old ice in the southeastern section. Consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice along parts of the coasts. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 July 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 5830N 6105W to 6005N 6020W to 6120N 6135W to
6405N 5755W then northeastwards. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths
first-year ice including 1 tenth old ice in the southeastern
section. Consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice
along parts of the coasts.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 16 July 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday departing high 1013 mb located at 69N 91W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 997 mb located at 68N 123W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 999 mb located at 70N 106W.

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