Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 near noon then diminishing to southeast 15 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to north 15 Monday morning. Wind increasing to north 20 Monday afternoon then veering to northeast 15 Monday evening.

A few showers Monday afternoon.


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 metre building to 2 Monday afternoon then subsiding to 1 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 28 August 2016
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 knots.
Thursday Wind east 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 August 2016 Today Tonight and Monday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 August 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 28 August 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday cold front from 972 mb low located from 87N
180W to 80N 150W then to 72N 153W.
By 0000 UTC Monday cold front from 974 mb low located from 86N
20W to 83N 120W then to 74N 137W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge from 1035 mb high located from 68N 179W
to 70N 161W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge from 1039 mb high located from 71N 171W
to 69N 143W.

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