Tuktoyaktuk - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 23 October 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light Monday evening.

Snow ending this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this evening and ending Monday evening.

Temperatures minus 5 falling to minus 13 Monday evening.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 23 October 2016
Tonight and Monday Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 23 October 2016
Tuesday Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots in the morning and to southeast 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind south 25 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind west 20 knots backing to south 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday 9 tenths of new ice including 4 tenths of grey ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of new ice including 4 tenths of grey ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Tuktoyaktuk - northern half

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 23 October 2016

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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 23 October 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday weakening low 1008 mb located at 77N 134W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday low 1017 mb located at 77N 119W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday ridge from 1038 mb high located from 69N 83W
to 67N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday weakening ridge from 1033 mb high located from
70N 105W to 60N 139W.

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