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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 02 August 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to south 15 this evening. Wind increasing to south 20 near midnight then veering to west 15 early Monday morning. Wind diminishing to light late Monday morning.

Chance of flurries changing to chance of showers today and Monday then to a few showers Monday evening. Mist dissipating near noon. Mist reforming near noon Monday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist.

Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 5 Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 02 August 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 02 August 2015
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to west 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light.
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8 tenths of old ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 8
tenths of old ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 1 August 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 996 mb low located from 77N 142W
to 76N 131W then to 68N 124W.
By 0000 UTC Monday low 994 mb located at 77N 136W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday high 1016 mb located at 68N 113W.
By 0000 UTC Monday weakening high located at 67N 126W.

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