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East Baffin - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 35 to 40 knots diminishing to south 25 to 30 near midnight and to south 15 to 20 late Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday evening.

Periods of rain or snow becoming periods of snow near midnight and ending Tuesday morning.

Temperatures near plus 1.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 after midnight and to 1 to 2 near noon Tuesday. Seas subsiding to 1 or less Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7135N 7210W to 7345N
7455W to 7535N 7345W then eastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Baffin - southern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 19 October 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday dissipating trough from 1010 mb low located
from 69N 94W to 75N 127W.

At 1200 UTC Monday low 987 mb located over Baffin Bay.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 991 mb located at 70N 82W.

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