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East Baffin - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 October 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 early Thursday morning then diminishing to south 20 to 30 Thursday afternoon.

Snow tonight and Thursday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.


Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 October 2019
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 after midnight and to 3 to 5 late Thursday morning. Seas becoming 2 to 3 Thursday evening except 3 to 5 over southeastern sections.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 23 October 2019
Friday Wind south 20 to 30 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots.
Sunday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7220N 7505W to 7350N
7230W to 7455N 7620W to 7610N 7420W then northeast. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Baffin - southern half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 23 October 2019

'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 6:30 PM MDT 23 October 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday departing low 1006 mb located at 75N 102W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 65N 100W to 73N 80W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 65N 92W to 72N 88W then to
72N 120W.

At 0000 UTC Friday approaching trough from 993 mb low located from
75N 76W to 68N 75W.

At 0000 UTC Friday approaching warm front from 992 mb low located
from 66N 112W to 69N 98W.

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