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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2018

Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to south 20 knots this evening then veering to west 20 Friday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Friday evening.

Rain beginning late overnight and ending early Friday afternoon.

Temperatures near plus 2.

Waves

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

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 16 August 2018
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots in the morning then veering to west 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday 4 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice over eastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths
first-year ice including a trace of old ice over eastern section.

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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