Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 August 2018

Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 25 knots backing to southwest 25 early Friday morning then veering to northwest 30 near noon Friday.

A few showers changing to chance of flurries Friday afternoon and evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 August 2018
Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 near noon Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 August 2018
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind light increasing to west 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 1 tenth old ice in the southern section. Unusual presence of old ice in the southern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

Open water except 1 tenth old ice in the southern section. Unusual
presence of old ice in the southern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 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.

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Amundsen

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 16 August 2018
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 16 August 2018 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday deepening low 985 mb located at 76N 125W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 982 mb located at 72N 107W.

At 0000 UTC Friday dissipating trough from 985 mb low located over
73N 107W extending westward.

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