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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:10 AM EDT 17 August 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots increasing to northwest 40 early this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 early Saturday morning and to light Saturday evening.

Rain and fog patches ending this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 17 August 2018
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 after midnight and to 2 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 late Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 17 August 2018
Sunday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots in the afternoon and to south 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 35 knots diminishing to southwest 30.
Tuesday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 August 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

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

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Resolution

Issued 5:30 PM 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 17 August 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday weakening low 990 mb located at 62N 64W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday departing low 999 mb located at 60N 52W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from Foxe Basin to James Bay.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 70N 71W to 53N 72W.

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