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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 21 August 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northeast 15 knots veering to east 20 early this evening then increasing to east 25 Wednesday evening.

Chance of drizzle this morning with a risk of freezing drizzle. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 21 August 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre building to 2 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 21 August 2018
Thursday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to southeast 15 in the morning then increasing to southeast 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 3 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice near and west of Herschel Island. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths first-year ice including a trace of old ice except 9 tenths
first-year ice including a trace of old ice near and west of
Herschel Island.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 21 August 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1130 UTC Tuesday building ridge from 1028 mb high located over
78N 172W extending southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 76N 152W
extending southeastward.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday departing trough located from 79N 126W to
72N 107W.

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