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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 August 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northeast 15 knots veering to east 20 Tuesday evening.

Chance of showers changing to chance of drizzle overnight and Tuesday morning. Fog patches dissipating near noon Tuesday.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 August 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 August 2018
Wednesday Wind east 20 knots increasing to east 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind east 30 knots diminishing to east 20.
Friday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday 2 tenths first-year 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 20 August 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths first-year 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 PM MDT 20 August 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 0000 UTC Tuesday building ridge from 1026 mb high located over
78N 178W extending southeastward.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge from 1029 mb high located over 78N
161W extending southeastward.

At 0000 UTC Tuesday departing trough located from 79N 126W to
75N 100W.

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