Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 13 August 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to northwest 20 Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 30 early Tuesday evening.

Chance of showers.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 13 August 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 13 August 2018
Wednesday Wind northwest 30 knots increasing to west 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to west 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 13 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. Open water except 2 tenths 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 13 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 2 tenths 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 13 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 13 August 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday trough located on a line east-west over Inuvik.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough from 988 mb low located from Cambridge
Bay to Prince Patrick Island.

By 0000 UTC Wednesday trough located from 83N 168W to 77N 168W.

By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located off Arctic Coast of Alaska.

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