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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 22 September 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind light becoming south 15 knots late Sunday afternoon.

Chance of flurries changing to periods of light snow near noon Sunday and ending Sunday evening.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 22 September 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 22 September 2018
Monday Wind south 15 knots veering to west 15 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind light becoming north 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 September 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Special ice warning in effect. 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. Difficult ice conditions along Baffin Island coast and near Fury and Hecla Strait today and continuing Sunday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 September 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 7045N 14100W to Northwest Territories near
6925N 13500W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

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. Difficult ice
conditions along Baffin Island coast and near Fury and Hecla Strait
today and continuing Sunday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Committee

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 September 2018

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 22 September 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday deepening low 1000 mb located at 72N 119W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 995 mb located at 70N 103W.

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