Mackenzie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 28 August 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 30 early Saturday morning then diminishing to southeast 20 early Saturday evening.

Chance of showers early this evening. Chance of showers or flurries beginning early Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 28 August 2015
Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 28 August 2015
Sunday Wind southeast 20 knots backing to northeast 20 in the afternoon then to northwest 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 August 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme northern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 August 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7040N 14100W to 7020N 13910W to 7120N
12705W to Banks Island near 7155N 12545W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7105N 12245W to
7110N 12025W to Victoria Island near 7135N 11900W. Sea ice north of
the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10255W to
6825N 10155W to King William Island near 6850N 9910W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths of old ice in the extreme northern
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 28 August 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday trough from 991 mb low located from 75N 160W
to 67N 120W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday trough located from 78N 121W to 66N 120W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday ridge from 1009 mb high located from 67N 135W
to 73N 127W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday high 1010 mb located from 77N 134W to 70N 128W.

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