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Lancaster - western half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2024

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind west 15 knots veering to northwest 20 early this morning then diminishing to northwest 15 after midnight. Wind diminishing to light Monday morning.

Showers Monday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2024
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 21 July 2024
Tuesday Wind east 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northwest 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20.
Thursday Wind west 15 knots veering to northwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 July 2024 Today Tonight and Monday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth old ice. Consolidated first-year ice including 1 tenth old ice along parts of the coasts. Unusual presence of old ice today and continuing Monday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 July 2024 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6400N 6438W to 6323N
6147W to 6338N 5757W then northward. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

1 tenth old ice. Consolidated first-year ice including 1 tenth old
ice along parts of the coasts. Unusual presence of old ice today and
continuing Monday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Lancaster

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 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 6:41 AM MDT 21 July 2024 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday trough from low located west of Ellesmere Island.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from low located over Somerset Island.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge located over Banks Island.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located over Baffin Island.

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