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Lancaster - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 22 August 2019

Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 20 knots increasing to east 30 this evening and to southeast 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to southeast 25 Friday afternoon.

Periods of rain.

Waves

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 22 August 2019
Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 PM EDT 22 August 2019
Saturday Wind south 20 knots veering to west 25 in the morning then diminishing to southwest 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15.
Monday Wind west 20 knots backing to south 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 August 2019 Today Tonight and Friday Bergy water except 1 tenth old ice near Admiralty Inlet and Prince Regent Inlet. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 August 2019 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Cumberland Peninsula near 6505N 6430W
to 6440N 6355W to 6440N 6255W to 6520N 6220W to Cumberland Peninsula
near 6530N 6320W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 7340N 8305W to
7435N 8450W.

Third ice edge estimated from Devon Island near 7535N 8010W to 7550N
7625W to 7625N 7355W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth old ice near Admiralty Inlet and Prince
Regent Inlet.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lancaster - western half

Issued 5:30 PM EDT 22 August 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 22 August 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday intensifying low 990 mb located south of
Victoria Island.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 971 mb located at 77N 105W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday dissipating ridge located over Baffin Island.

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