North Mackenzie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 20 September 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light this afternoon then increasing to northeast 20 Thursday evening.

Temperatures near minus 2.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 20 September 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 20 September 2017
Friday Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to northeast 25 in the morning.
Saturday Wind east 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northeast 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 5 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7115N 14100W to 7025N 13630W to 7120N
12935W to 7205N 12710W to Banks Island near 7350N 12405W. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7125N 12115W to
7125N 11945W to Victoria Island near 7140N 11900W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10350W to
6815N 10250W to 6820N 10040W to King William Island near 6855N
9925W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6930N 9655W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6950N 9605W. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Fifth ice edge estimated from Boothia Peninsula near 7150N 9420W to
Somerset Island near 7200N 9420W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Sixth ice edge estimated from Brodeur Peninsula 7120N 8950W to
Nunavut near 6930N 9035W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 20 September 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday departing trough located from 82N 122W to
70N 126W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday building ridge located off Arctic Coast
of Alaska.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from Chukchi Sea to Melville
Island.

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