North Mackenzie


Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 31 August 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northeast 15 knots except northwest 20 over southwestern sections Tuesday morning and afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 20 Tuesday afternoon.

A few showers and chance of flurries changing to chance of drizzle Tuesday late in the day. Fog patches.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 31 August 2015
Tonight and Tuesday Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 31 August 2015
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light becoming east 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 31 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday 4 tenths of old ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 31 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7035N 14100W to 7015N 13935W to 7100N
12740W to Banks Island near 7200N 12540W. Sea ice north of the ice

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7115N 12325W to
7105N 12425W to 7045N 12355W to 7055N 12155W to Victoria Island near
7140N 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.

Fourth ice edge estimated from Somerset Island near 7300N 9140W to
Brodeur Peninsula near 7300N 8920W. Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of old ice.


No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 1 September 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday trough located from 75N 142W to 67N 123W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday weakening trough located from 75N 127W to
67N 124W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday building high 1021 mb located at 68N 152W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday high 1025 mb located at 71N 139W.

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