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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 16 August 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind south 20 knots except light over eastern sections. Wind becoming southeast 20 near noon then diminishing to light after midnight. Wind becoming northwest 15 Friday morning then diminishing to light Friday afternoon.

Chance of flurries with a risk of freezing drizzle changing to rain this evening and ending Friday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating this evening. Fog Friday evening.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 16 August 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 16 August 2018
Saturday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots in the morning then veering to southwest 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots.
Monday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 August 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday 7 tenths old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 August 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

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 AM MDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday trough from 985 mb low located from 77N 119W
to 77N 95W then to 71N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 982 mb low located from 72N 107W
to 74N 90W then to 66N 81W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located over 74N 91W extending
southwestward.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located over 69N 76W extending southward.

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