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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 30 early this morning and to northwest 35 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 after midnight and to northwest 15 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Rain and fog patches ending this evening.


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this morning and to 3 early this afternoon. Seas building to 4 late this afternoon then subsiding to 3 after midnight and to 1 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 August 2018
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southeast 30 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind west 40 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6105N 7055W to 6205N 7035W
to 6310N 7435W to 6250N 7905W to 5955N 7925W to Quebec near 5930N
7755W. Sea ice south and east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6450N 8245W to
Southampton Island near 6450N 7810W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W to
Nunavut near 6610N 8440W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 05:30 AM EDT 17 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday weakening low 987 mb located at 62N 66W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 999 mb located at 60N 52W.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located from 70N 82W to 62N 84W then to
54N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 70N 71W to 63N 68W then to
57N 67W.

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