Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 21 August 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to north 20 early this evening and to light near midnight. Wind light Wednesday.

Chance of drizzle with a risk of freezing drizzle changing to chance of flurries today. Fog patches forming near midnight and dissipating Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 21 August 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind light.
Friday Wind light becoming east 15 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind east 15 knots veering to southeast 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 21 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 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 21 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 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1130 UTC Tuesday building ridge from 1028 mb high located over
78N 172W extending southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 76N 152W
extending southeastward.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday departing trough located from 79N 126W to
72N 107W.

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