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Lancaster - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 15 early this morning and to light late this morning. Wind becoming west 15 after midnight then diminishing to light Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 20 Thursday afternoon.

Periods of snow ending this afternoon. Periods of snow Thursday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending this morning.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 late this morning then building to 1 to 2 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to east 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind light becoming east 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday Bergy water except 1 tenth multi-year ice in strips and patches in the extreme western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2021 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7011N 6736W to 7029N
6729W to 7419N 7619W to 7536N 7346W then eastward. Sea ice west of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth multi-year ice in strips and patches in
the extreme western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Lancaster - eastern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 20 October 2021

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 19 October 2021 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday weakening trough from 992 mb low located
from 82N 104W to 76N 75W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 1006 mb located at 87N 168W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located over Coronation Gulf to
Resolute.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1035 mb high located over Boothia
Peninsula extending northward.

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