Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northwest 15 knots this evening and to northwest 20 Wednesday morning except northwest 35 over western sections Wednesday evening.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 3.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to north 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots increasing to north 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 7:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 25 September 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday building ridge located near Banks Island.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 69N 140W to 74N 98W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 998 mb located at 71N 66W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 998 mb located over Baffin Bay.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 989 mb located at 80N 110W.

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