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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots Wednesday morning then backing to north 15 Wednesday evening.

Chance of flurries late this afternoon tonight and Wednesday.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind north 15 knots increasing to northwest 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to north 15.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots backing to northwest 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 3 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths
first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the eastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 21 August 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from 996 mb low located from 70N 122W
to 68N 97W then to 64N 085W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 993 mb located at 65N 84W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday building ridge.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 76N 147W
extending southwestward.

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