Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 27 October 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 near noon Friday then backing to northeast 30 Friday afternoon.

Chance of flurries changing to periods of light snow early Friday evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water moderate freezing spray beginning near noon Friday becoming severe Friday evening.

Temperatures near minus 10.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 27 October 2016
Tonight and Friday Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind north 20 knots.
Sunday Wind north 15 knots.
Monday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

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Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 7:00 PM MDT 27 October 2016

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.


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Issued 6:30 PM MDT 24 October 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

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