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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 17 October 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots this evening and to east 25 after midnight. Wind veering to south 20 early Wednesday morning then backing to southeast 15 near noon Wednesday.

Snow beginning this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Low tonight minus 8. High Wednesday minus 1.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 17 October 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 17 October 2017
Thursday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots in the afternoon and to southeast 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 25 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 9 tenths of grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the extreme northwestern section. 9 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice along the coast in the northern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge from Northwest Territories near 7005N 12440W to 7045N
12810W to 6940N 13300W to 6955N 13435W to 6925N 13650W to Yukon
Coast near 6955N 14100W. Sea ice south 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 estimated from 7120N 14100W to 7010N 13745W to 7150N
12525W to Banks Island near Banks 7110N 12320W. Sea ice north 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 new
ice including 3 tenths of grey ice along the coast in the northern
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

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