Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 17 July 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 15 knots except west 25 over eastern sections. Wind becoming west 20 this afternoon except west 35 over eastern sections. Wind becoming west 25 near midnight then diminishing to light Wednesday evening.

Fog banks dissipating this morning.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 17 July 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 17 July 2018
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots veering to south 25 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 20 knots.
Saturday Wind west 25 knots increasing to west 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 17 July 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 17 July 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the eastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 17 July 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 17 July 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday departing low 999 mb located at 68N 111W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday building ridge located over northern Alaska.
By 0000 UTC Thursday departing ridge located over Amundsen Gulf.

At 0000 UTC Thursday approaching low 981 mb located at 77N 160W.

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