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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 15 August 2020

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 late this afternoon and to southeast 35 Sunday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 40 Sunday evening.

Showers overnight and Sunday morning.


Issued 05:00 AM EDT 15 August 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 late this evening and to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM EDT 15 August 2020
Monday Wind southeast 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 in the morning then increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to southeast 40 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 40 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 14 August 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 6150N 6350W to 6500N 5900W to 6600N
5900W to Baffin Island near 6620N 6140W. Sea ice west of the ice

Second ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula near 7350N 8655W to
7440N 9250W to Devon Island near 7615N 9340W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7520N 7930W to 7640N
7500W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 05:00 AM EDT 15 August 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 15 August 2020 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary trough located on a line
north-south over western Greenland.

At 1200 UTC Saturday weakening ridge located from Clyde River to
Cumberland Peninsula then to Labrador.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
Davis Strait.

At 1200 UTC Saturday deepening low 997 mb located at 53N 89W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 986 mb located at 64N 80W.

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