Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind east 20 knots backing to northeast 25 early Wednesday morning then diminishing to northeast 15 Wednesday evening.

Chance of drizzle late this afternoon and this evening. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 25 in the morning and to east 35 late in the day.
Friday Wind east 35 knots diminishing to northeast 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 2 tenths old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Hall Peninsula near 6400N 6440W to
6320N 6005W to 6335N 5755W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from near 7035N 6115W to 7040N 6850W near
the Baffin Island. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7215N 7500W to
7240N 7210W to 7440N 7245W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 2 tenths old ice in the western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 21 August 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from 996 mb low located from 70N 122W
to 68N 97W then to 64N 085W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 993 mb located at 65N 84W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday building ridge.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 76N 147W
extending southwestward.

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