Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 August 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots this evening and to east 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to east 30 Wednesday morning and to east 35 Wednesday evening.

Fog banks.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 August 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight then subsiding to 1 or less Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 August 2018
Thursday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light increasing to east 25 knots.
Saturday Wind light increasing to east 35 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 4 tenths old ice in the southwestern section. 

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Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6240N 6455W to 6235N
6025W to 6350N 5715W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 4 tenths old ice in the southwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lancaster

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 14 August 2018

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough located over Victoria Island.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 990 mb low located from 64N 89W
to 74N 95W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday departing ridge from high located over Devon
Island.

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