Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 12 October 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots Tuesday morning then diminishing to southeast 15 early Tuesday evening.

A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Tuesday morning.

Temperatures near minus 5.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 12 October 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 12 October 2015
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind west 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 12 October 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 12 October 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 7:00 PM MDT 12 October 2015

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 12 October 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 86N 135W to 67N 114W then
to 66N 108W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 77N 140W to 68N 107W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday departing low located at 66N 95W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located from 70N 81W to 70N 103W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough located from 68N 79W to 68N 100W.

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