Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to northwest 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 35 Tuesday evening.

A few showers ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 16 July 2018
Wednesday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the morning and to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind south 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 July 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday 7 tenths first-year ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 July 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths first-year ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 7:00 PM MDT 16 July 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 16 July 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday departing high 1013 mb located at 69N 91W.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday low 997 mb located at 68N 123W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday low 999 mb located at 70N 106W.

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