Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 09 October 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind west 20 knots diminishing to west 15 this afternoon and to light near midnight. Wind increasing to east 20 Saturday morning then backing to northeast 15 Saturday evening.

A few flurries changing to chance of flurries Saturday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending this afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 5.


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 09 October 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 09 October 2015
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light becoming south 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from 6945N 14100W to 7015N 13630W to 7115N 13740W
to 7110N 14100W then westward. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 09 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 AM MDT 9 October 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low located at 68N 92W.

At 1200 UTC Friday low 1003 mb located at 74N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 1008 mb located at 76N 102W.

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