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Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 July 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind southwest 15 knots veering to northwest 20 near noon. Wind northwest 20 tonight and Friday.

Showers or flurries ending this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 July 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 near noon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 25 July 2024
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming north 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 20.
Monday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to west 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 1 tenth old ice in the northeastern section. Unusual presence of old ice in the northeastern section today and continuing Thursday. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6358N 6439W to 6324N
6157W to 6340N 5910W to 6510N 5745W then northward. Sea ice north
then northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

1 tenth first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 1 tenth
old ice in the northeastern section. Unusual presence of old ice in
the northeastern section today and continuing Thursday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 July 2024

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 25 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday trough from 989 mb low located from 78N 93W
to 70N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday departing low 992 mb located from 76N 73W to
60N 66W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching ridge from 1006 mb high located
from 68N 99W to 77N 106W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 998 mb located at 72N 109W.

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