Banks

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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 19 October 2017

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 early this evening and to southeast 30 this evening. Wind southeast 30 Friday.

A few flurries ending near noon. Chance of flurries beginning Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 19 October 2017
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 4 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind east 25 knots.
Sunday Wind east 20 knots.
Monday Wind east 15 knots veering to southeast 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the extreme northwestern section. 9 tenths of of grey ice along the coast in the northern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7100N 14100W to 7015N 13655W to 7140N
12530W to Banks Island near Banks 7110N 12320W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7105N 12305W to
7000N 12130W to Northwest Territories near 7005N 12425W. Sea ice
east of the ice edge.

Third ice edge from Northwest Territories near 7005N 12440W to 7055N
12810W to 7000N 13305W to 7020N 13440W to 6935N 13800W to Yukon
Coast near 6955N 14100W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the extreme northwestern section. 9 tenths of of
grey ice along the coast in the northern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

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