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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 03 August 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to west 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to west 25 Tuesday afternoon.

A few showers ending early this evening. A few showers and a few flurries beginning this evening. Risk of freezing rain this evening. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 03 August 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

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

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 2 August 2015 Tonight and Monday At 0000 UTC Monday trough from 999 mb low located from 77N 138W
to 75N 131W then to 74N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1001 mb low located from 77N 117W
to 72N 111W then to 69N 124W.

By 0000 UTC Tuesday approaching low 1007 mb located at 75N 168W.

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