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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 October 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind east 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 this morning then diminishing to southwest 15 early Wednesday morning. Wind veering to northwest 20 late Wednesday morning then diminishing to northwest 15 Wednesday evening.

Snow beginning this morning and ending near midnight. Risk of freezing rain overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 October 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 October 2018
Thursday Wind northeast 15 knots veering to southeast 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 4 tenths new ice except 9 tenths grey ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths new ice except 9 tenths grey ice in the eastern section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 16 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday weakening ridge from 1027 mb high located over
74N 135W to 65N 115W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1018 mb high located from 77N 145W
to 71N 127W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday approaching warm front located near Inuvik.

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