Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 20 August 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 early this evening and to northwest 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to north 15 Tuesday afternoon then increasing to north 20 Tuesday evening.

Chance of drizzle changing to a few flurries Tuesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 20 August 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 20 August 2018
Wednesday Wind light.
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 3 tenths old ice near parts of the coast and in the western section. Unusual presence of old ice near parts of the coast and in the western section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 3 tenths old ice near parts of the coast and in
the western section. Unusual presence of old ice near parts of the
coast and in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 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 AM MDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday ridge located from 78N 168W to 69N 135W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge from 1028 mb high located over 78N
158W extending southeastward.

At 1200 UTC Monday departing trough located from 78N 144W to
77N 120W.

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