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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 23 October 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 near midnight. Wind southwest 15 Saturday.

Flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending near midnight.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 23 October 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Over open water seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening and to 1 early Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 23 October 2020
Sunday Wind light increasing to northwest 30 knots in the afternoon then diminishing to north 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 October 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 9 tenths grey-white ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 October 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 tenths grey-white ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Banks

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 23 October 2020

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Banks

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 23 October 2020
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 23 October 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 0000 UTC Saturday low 1004 mb located at 80N 159W.
By 0000 UTC Sunday low 1004 mb located at 78N 110W.

At 0000 UTC Saturday departing ridge located from 70N 136W to
81N 126W.

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