Mackenzie

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 15 October 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots early this evening and to east 20 near midnight. Wind increasing to east 30 Tuesday morning and to east 35 near noon Tuesday.

Periods of snow beginning Tuesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray beginning Tuesday morning.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 15 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 15 October 2018
Wednesday Wind east 30 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to northeast 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northeast 20 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 October 2018 Today Tonight and Monday 8 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths multi-year ice in the northeastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 October 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9
tenths grey-white ice including 3 tenths multi-year ice in the
northeastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Mackenzie

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 15 October 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Mackenzie

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 15 October 2018

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 15 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday building ridge located over 74N 158W to 69N 109W.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 76N 133W to 66N 110W.

At 1200 UTC Monday approaching trough located over Alaska.

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