Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 29 July 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to southeast 20 early this evening then becoming variable 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight and to light Saturday evening.

A few showers ending this evening. A few showers overnight and Saturday. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating late overnight. Fog patches reforming Saturday afternoon.


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 29 July 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 this evening then building to 1 to 2 early Saturday morning. Seas subsiding to 1 or less Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 29 July 2016
Sunday Wind light increasing to south 25 knots in the afternoon then veering to west 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 30 knots increasing to west 35 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 July 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 July 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 29 July 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday trough from 994 mb low located from 82N 178W
to 70N 152W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 998 mb low located from 78N 159W
to 67N 151W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday building ridge from 1014 mb high located from
70N 137W to 78N 133W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge from 1010 mb high located from 72N 129W
to 79N 121W.

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