North Tuktoyaktuk


Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 13 October 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind east 25 knots diminishing to east 15 this afternoon and to light this evening. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday evening.

Chance of flurries changing to periods of snow Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures minus 6 rising to minus 4 Wednesday evening.


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 13 October 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Outside the ice edge seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 13 October 2015
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to west 25 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 7 tenths of multi-year ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of multi-year ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

North Tuktoyaktuk

Issued 08:37 AM MDT 13 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 13 October 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 85N 168W to 69N 107W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday dissipating ridge located from 82N 168W to
73N 120W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough located from 73N 168W to 69N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from low located from 76N 168W to
70N 120W.

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