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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 August 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots backing to west 15 near noon then diminishing to light overnight. Wind light Wednesday.

Chance of flurries changing to flurries Wednesday morning and ending Wednesday evening.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

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

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind light increasing to north 20 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind north 20 knots.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots.

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 AM MDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough from 991 mb low located from 76N 126W
to 73N 102W then to 66N 63W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 993 mb located at 65N 85W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday building ridge.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 77N 155W
extending southwestward.

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