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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 03 August 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light increasing to west 20 knots late overnight and to west 25 Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Tuesday evening.

A few showers beginning late overnight and ending Tuesday morning.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 03 August 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 03 August 2015
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday 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 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

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 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1001 mb low located from 78N 124W
to 71N 122W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from 997 mb low located from 801N
122W to 76N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1004 mb low located from 73N
158W to 72N 175W.
By 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1002 mb low located from 73N
142W to 70N 140W then to 70N 143W.

By 0000 UTC Wednesday building ridge located over Arctic Coast
of Alaska.

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