Yukon Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 01 October 2016

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light except southeast 20 knots over northwestern sections. Wind becoming southeast 15 this afternoon except southeast 35 over northwestern sections. Wind becoming southeast 20 this evening except southeast 40 over northwestern sections. Wind becoming southeast 20 to 25 Sunday evening.

Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 01 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 metre building to 2 near midnight then subsiding to 1 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 01 October 2016
Monday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 in the morning and to light in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind light.
Wednesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Yukon Coast

Issued 09:45 AM MDT 01 October 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 1 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 1200 UTC Saturday departing ridge from 1032 mb high located
from 75N 118W to 82N 165W.

At 1200 UTC Saturday approaching trough located from 87N 65W to
84N 176W.

By 1200 UTC Sunday approaching ridge located from 82N 180W to
80N 142W.

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