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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 05 August 2020

Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southwest 20 knots veering to west 15 after midnight then diminishing to light early Thursday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 15 to 20 early Thursday afternoon.


Issued 05:00 PM CDT 05 August 2020
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 05 August 2020
Friday Wind east 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind light increasing to east 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 August 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 August 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from James Bay near 5505N 8215W to 5645N
8140W to 6050N 9030W to Nunavut near 6105N 9405W. Sea ice south of
the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut 6445N 8715W to near
Southampton Island near 6440N 8620W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6345N 8010W to
6340N 7820W to Baffin Island near 6420N 7750W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6150N 6615W to
6110N 6500W to 6130N 6330W then northeastwards. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 5 August 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 54N 85W to 58N 78W then
to 49N 56W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 53N 75W to 61N 77W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening trough from 996 mb low located
from 65N 102W to 65N 70W then to 63N 56W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from 1001 mb low located from 59N 91W
to 62N 77W.

At 0000 UTC Friday approaching high 1010 mb located at 66N 84W.

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