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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 04 August 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind west 20 knots increasing to west 25 early this evening then diminishing to light early Wednesday morning. Wind becoming northeast 15 Wednesday evening.

A few showers ending this evening.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 04 August 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this evening then subsiding to 1 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 20 in the morning.
Friday Wind light becoming northwest 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 knots veering to southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of old ice in the northeastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths of first-year ice including a trace of
old ice in the northeastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 9:50 PM MDT 3 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough from 1001 mb low located from 78N 124W
to 71N 122W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from 997 mb low located from 80N 122W
to 76N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1004 mb low located from 73N
158W to 72N 175W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday cold front from 1002 mb low located from
73N 142W to 79N 140W then to 70N 143W.

By 0000 UTC Wednesday building ridge located over Arctic Coast
of Alaska.

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