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West Baffin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 July 2024

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light Thursday morning.

Showers ending near midnight. Showers Thursday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 July 2024
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 24 July 2024
Friday Wind light increasing to northwest 20 knots in the morning.
Saturday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday Special ice warning in effect. Bergy water except 2 tenths old ice in the northwestern section. Unusual presence of old ice in the northwestern section today and continuing Wednesday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6346N 6425W to 6326N
6148W to 6336N 5828W to 6421N 5752W then northward. Sea ice
northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Bergy water except 2 tenths old ice in the northwestern section.
Unusual presence of old ice in the northwestern section today and
continuing Wednesday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

West Baffin - northern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 July 2024

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 23 July 2024 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing trough located from 73N 68W to
67N 71W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday high 1026 mb located west of Banks Island.
By 0000 UTC Thursday high 1022 mb located at 67N 104W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 989 mb located at 80N 106W.

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