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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 17 October 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light tonight and Thursday.

Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 11.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 17 October 2018
Tonight and Thursday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 17 October 2018
Friday Wind light becoming north 15 knots in the morning.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 17 October 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday 9 plus tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice except 9 plus tenths second-year ice including 1 tenth multi-year ice along parts of the coast in the extreme northeastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 17 October 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice except 9
plus tenths second-year ice including 1 tenth multi-year ice along
parts of the coast in the extreme northeastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 17 October 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 996 mb low located over 75N 69W
extending southward.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 999 mb located at 76N 68W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday low 1001 mb located at 74N 101W.
By 0000 UTC Friday dissipating low 1005 mb located near Boothia
Peninsula.

At 0000 UTC Thursday deepening low 998 mb located at 67N 119W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 996 mb located at 64N 101W.

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