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Lancaster - eastern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots except northeast 35 over eastern sections. Wind becoming northeast 30 near midnight. Wind northeast 30 Tuesday.

Flurries tonight.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020
Wednesday Wind east 30 knots diminishing to east 20 in the morning and to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 20.
Friday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday Bergy water except 2 tenths grey ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7135N 7210W to 7345N
7455W to 7535N 7345W then eastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

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

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 19 October 2020

'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 6:30 PM MDT 19 October 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 990 mb located over Baffin Bay.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 991 mb located over northwestern Baffin
Island.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday deepening trough from 990 mb low located from
Baffin Bay to King William Island then to Banks Island.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday departing trough from 990 mb low located
from Baffin Island to Coronation Gulf.

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