Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 knots except southeast 25 over eastern sections. Wind diminishing to light this evening except northwest 20 over eastern sections overnight. Wind becoming west 15 early Tuesday morning except west 25 over eastern sections. Wind becoming west 20 Tuesday afternoon except west 35 over eastern sections.

Chance of showers this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog banks forming near midnight and dissipating Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight then building to 1 to 2 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018
Wednesday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots veering to southwest 20.
Friday Wind light increasing to northwest 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 July 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the southern and eastern sections. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 July 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the southern and
eastern sections.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 PM MDT 16 July 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 997 mb located at 68N 123W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 999 mb located at 70N 106W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday building ridge located over Alaska.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located over Beaufort Sea.

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