Banks: Forecast

Winds

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 October 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 15 knots veering to northeast 20 early Friday morning then increasing to northeast 30 Friday afternoon. Wind increasing to northeast 35 Friday evening.
 
 

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 October 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre subsiding to less than 1 early Friday morning then building to 1 near noon Friday. Seas building to 2 Friday afternoon and to 3 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 October 2014
Saturday Wind north 40 knots diminishing to north 25 in the morning.
Sunday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind light.
 
 

Air temperature

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 October 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Temperatures near minus 6.
 

Freezing Spray

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 30 October 2014
Today Tonight and Friday Freezing spray warning in effect.
Outside the ice edge moderate freezing spray beginning Friday morning becoming severe Friday evening.
 

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 October 2014 Today Tonight and Friday 1 tenth of new ice except 4 tenths of grey ice in extreme western section and near coast of Banks Island north of Sachs Harbour. Section.

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

 
 
 

Stay connected