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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to west 15 this morning and to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 20 this evening then veering to southwest 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Saturday morning.

Snow ending early this afternoon. Rain and snow overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Sunday Wind south 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday 7 tenths old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6240N 6455W to
6235N 6025W to 6350N 5715W 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

7 tenths old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 16 August 2018 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday trough from 985 mb low located from 77N 125W
to 75N 83W then to 71N 76W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 982 mb low located from 72N 107W
to 74N 90W then to 66N 81W.

At 0000 UTC Friday ridge located over 72N 85W extending
southwestward.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located over 69N 76W extending southward.

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