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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 19 October 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to south 20 knots this morning and to south 25 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to east 15 near midnight. Wind east 15 Saturday.

Periods of snow beginning Saturday morning. Fog dissipating this morning.

Temperatures minus 9 rising to minus 4 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 19 October 2018
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots late in the day.
Monday Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to southeast 40 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to southeast 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday 9 tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice except 9 plus tenths grey ice including 2 tenths multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths grey ice including a trace of multi-year ice except 9 plus
tenths grey ice including 2 tenths multi-year ice in the
northwestern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday departing high 1030 mb located from Banks Island
to Great Slave Lake.

At 1200 UTC Friday trough located on a line east-west over Arctic
Coast of Alaska.
By 0000 UTC Sunday departing low 993 mb located near Great Bear
Lake.

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