Dolphin

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 27 September 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to northwest 35 early Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon.

Light rain beginning early this evening changing to snow late overnight and ending early Wednesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 27 September 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 this morning then building to 2 to 3 early Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 27 September 2016
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Dolphin

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 27 September 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 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday deepening low 996 mb located at 61N 115W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 994 mb located at 64N 98W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough located from 80N 67W to 68N 86W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough located from 75N 70W to 68N 55W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 79N 103W to 65N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 77N 83W to 70N 68W.

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