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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light becoming south 10 to 15 knots this morning then diminishing to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 15 this evening and to northwest 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon and to light Thursday evening.

Flurries ending near noon Thursday. Risk of freezing drizzle early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 26 September 2018
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus tenths first-year ice including 1 tenth old ice along The Baffin Island coast and near Fury and Hecla Strait. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 plus
tenths first-year ice including 1 tenth old ice along The Baffin
Island coast and near Fury and Hecla Strait.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 26 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 982 mb located at 80N 110W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 995 mb located at 75N 100W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday departing low 998 mb located over Baffin Bay.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday departing ridge located near Banks Island.

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