Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 14 August 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon then diminishing to southwest 15 Wednesday evening.

A few showers or a few flurries.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 14 August 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 14 August 2018
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 35 in the morning.
Friday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 2 tenths old ice in the southern section. Unusual presence of old ice in the southern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 2 tenths old ice in the southern section. Unusual
presence of old ice in the southern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 August 2018

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 14 August 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from low located over 69N 101W
extending northwestward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 986 mb located at 76N 106W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday trough from low located over 80N 171W
extending southward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday trough from low located over 77N 161W extending
southeastward.

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