North Tuktoyaktuk

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 26 September 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind light increasing to southwest 10 to 15 knots near noon and to southwest 20 this afternoon. Wind veering to northwest 25 early this evening then diminishing to west 10 to 15 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light early Wednesday morning then becoming southeast 15 Wednesday evening.

A few flurries ending after midnight. A few flurries Wednesday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray Wednesday morning.

High today zero. Low tonight minus 8. High Wednesday zero.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 26 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late this afternoon then subsiding to 1 or less Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 26 September 2017
Thursday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 7 tenths of old ice in the northern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from 7100N 14100W to 7035N 13900W to 7205N
12805W to Banks Island near 7420N 12440W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Banks Island near 7150N 12025W to
Victoria Island near 7155N 11900W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Victoria Island near 6850N 10350W to
6820N 10135W to King William Island near 6855N 9925W. Sea ice north
of the ice edge.

Fourth ice edge estimated from King William Island near 6915N 9600W
to Boothia Peninsula near 6950N 9600W. Sea ice northwest of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 7 tenths of old ice in the northern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

North Tuktoyaktuk

Issued 07:49 AM MDT 26 September 2017

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 25 September 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday building low 999 mb located at 80N 155W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 1002 mb located at 81N 128W.

At 1200 UTC Monday building high 1022 mb located over northern
Alaska.
By 1600 UTC Tuesday departing high 1026 mb located at 67N 120W.

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