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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 12 August 2020

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 20 knots backing to west 25 early this afternoon then diminishing to light Thursday morning. Wind becoming west 15 Thursday afternoon.

Showers changing to periods of snow this afternoon and ending overnight. Fog patches dissipating this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and in snow.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 10:24 PM EDT 11 August 2020
Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 12 August 2020
Friday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light becoming north 15 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 11 August 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday 2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 11 August 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6130N 6330W to 6325N 5920W to 6755N
6040W to Baffin Island near 6800N 6445W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from the Brodeur Peninsula near 7315N
8900W to Somerset Island near 7330N 9055W. Sea ice southwest of the
ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near to 7355N 9010W
Devon Island near 7430N 8815W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7500N 7930W to
7530N 7330W then northeastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths
first-year ice including 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme western
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 12 August 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday weakening low 991 mb located at 70N 53W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday dissipating low 998 mb located at 76N 68W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday quasi-stationary trough located at 72N 81W.

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