Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 18 August 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind west 30 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 Sunday morning.

Chance of showers or flurries tonight. Light rain beginning late Sunday afternoon.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 18 August 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 2 early Sunday morning. Seas subsiding to 1 late Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 18 August 2018
Monday Wind west 10 to 20 knots becoming light in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to east 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind east 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 August 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 18 August 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

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 18 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 18 August 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located from 77N 169W to 68N 135W.
By 0000 UTC Monday ridge located from 76N 168W to 72N 135W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday trough located off Arctic Coast of Alaska.
By 0000 UTC Monday dissipating trough located off Arctic Coast
of Alaska.

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