Marine Forecast

Issued 03:33 PM MDT 16 August 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots except southeast 15 along the coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 near midnight then increasing to southwest 20 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.

Chance of showers late this afternoon tonight and Thursday morning. Risk of thunderstorms this evening. Fog patches dissipating early this evening.


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 August 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 August 2017
Friday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots in the morning then veering to southwest 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 16 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 990 mb located at 75N 156W.
By 0000 UTC Friday weakening low 996 mb located at 78N 179W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday deepening low 994 mb located at 67N 120W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 989 mb located at 73N 128W.

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