Mackenzie

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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 03 August 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 20 knots diminishing to west 15 this evening then increasing to southwest 25 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 35 early Tuesday morning then diminishing to northwest 30 near noon Tuesday. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 early Tuesday evening and to light late Tuesday evening.

A few showers ending early Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 03 August 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 near noon Tuesday then subsiding to 1 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 03 August 2015
Wednesday Wind light becoming north 15 knots late in the day.
Thursday Wind north 20 knots.
Friday Wind light becoming southeast 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 4 tenths of old ice in the northern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 4 tenths of old ice in the northern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Mackenzie

Issued 7:16 PM MDT 03 August 2015

'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 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 801N
122W to 76N 92W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1004 mb low located from 73N
158W to 72N 175W.
By 1200 UTC Tuesday cold front from 1002 mb low located from 73N
142W to 70N 140W then to 70N 143W.

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

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