Yukon Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 August 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots near noon and to north 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 30 this evening and to northwest 35 near midnight. Wind increasing to northwest 50 early Monday morning.

Rain and chance of snow.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 August 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 5 late overnight. Seas building to 5 to 7 near noon Monday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 August 2015
Tuesday Wind northwest 50 knots diminishing to northwest 45 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7040N 14100W to 7010N 13750W to 7045N
13640W to 7045N 13240W to 7120N 12705W to 7155N 12545W. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7105N 12245W to
7110N 12025W to Victoria Island near 7135N 11900W. 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

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Yukon Coast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 August 2015

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 30 August 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday intensifying trough located from 67N 132W to
79N 133W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located from 68N 130W to 80N 168W.

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