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Igloolik - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 20 early this morning and to north 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday morning and to light Thursday afternoon.

Flurries today and this evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray overnight and early Thursday morning.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this morning then subsiding to 1 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021
Friday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 25 knots veering to north 20.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water except 2 tenths second-year ice in Fury and Hecla Strait. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2021 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6610N 8553W to Nunavut
near 6617N 8515W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6905N 8115W to 6635N
7640W to Baffin Island near 6712N 7215W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths second-year ice in Fury and Hecla Strait.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Igloolik

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 20 October 2021 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary high 1035 mb located over
Greenland.

At 0000 UTC Thursday departing low 1006 mb located over southern
Hudson Bay.

By 0000 UTC Friday high 1034 mb located at 66N 89W.

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