Holman

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 23 August 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots near noon and to southeast 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Chance of drizzle changing to a few showers late overnight. Fog patches dissipating late overnight.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 23 August 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 23 August 2017
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to west 20 in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light becoming northeast 15 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind east 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in extreme northwestern section. Unusual presence of sea ice in the extreme northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7040N 14100W to 7115N 12900W to Banks
Island near 7200N 12555W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7115N 12230W to
7100N 12050W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11900W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6900N 10150W to
6835N 10020W to King William Island near 6855N 9920W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6900N 9550W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6935N 9450W. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 1 tenth of first-year ice including a trace of old
ice in extreme northwestern section. Unusual presence of sea ice in
the extreme northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Holman

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 August 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 23 August 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday deepening trough from 1002 mb low located
from 70N 145W to 65N 125W.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from 999 mb low located from 73N 124W
to 66N 121W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge from 1015 mb high located over 78N
103W extending northwestward.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 78N 168W to 80N 120W.

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