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West Baffin - northern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 13 July 2024

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 early this afternoon and to west 35 early this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 to 25 Sunday morning and to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Sunday evening.

Showers tonight. Rain Sunday evening. Fog patches dissipating this evening. Fog patches forming overnight and dissipating Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 13 July 2024
Today Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 13 July 2024
Monday Wind southeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 12 July 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday Bergy water except 1 tenth old ice in the southern section. Consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the coast of Bylot Island. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 12 July 2024 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6201N 6247W to 6241N 6206W to 6234N 5909W to
6502N 5747W then northeastward. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except 1 tenth old ice in the southern section.
Consolidated first-year ice including a trace of old ice along the
coast of Bylot Island.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Baffin - northern half

Issued 05:30 AM EDT 13 July 2024

'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 13 July 2024 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday weakening low 991 mb located at 83N 125W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday quasi-stationary ridge located over 77N 147W
to 71N 117W.

At 0000 UTC Monday low 997 mb located at 69N 131W.

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