Yukon Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 August 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 near noon and to light this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 20 near midnight and to northwest 30 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Friday evening.

Rain ending early Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 August 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near noon then subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening. Seas building to 2 to 3 late overnight then subsiding to 1 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 16 August 2018
Saturday Wind light.
Sunday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 8:32 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Open water except 8 tenths first-year ice near and west of Herschel Island. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 8:32 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths first-year ice near and west of Herschel
Island.

Warnings

Warnings (Ended)

Ice pressure warning ended

Yukon Coast

Issued 08:32 AM EDT 16 August 2018
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday deepening low 985 mb located at 77N 119W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 982 mb located at 72N 107W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday dissipating trough from 985 mb low located
over 72N 126W extending westward.

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