Mackenzie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 15 this afternoon and to light this evening. Wind increasing to south 15 near midnight and to south 20 early Saturday morning.

Chance of showers this morning. Chance of showers or flurries beginning Saturday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 near noon and to 2 early this evening. Seas subsiding to 1 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2015
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots backing to northeast 15 in the morning then increasing to north 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 August 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme northern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 August 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

7040N 14100W to 7030N 13925W to 7120N 12705W to 7200N 12545W

First ice edge estimated from 7040N 14100W to 7030N 13925W to 7120N
12705W to Banks Island near 7200N 12545W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7120N 12205W to
7110N 12025W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11855W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10255W to
6825N 10155W to King William Island near 6850N 9910W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme northern
section.

Warnings

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Mackenzie

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2015
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 28 August 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday trough from 991 mb low located from 75N 160W
to 74N 126W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough from 994 mb low located over 70N 158W
extending southeastward.

At 0000 UTC Saturday ridge from 1008 mb high located over 67N 135W
extending southeastward.

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