Amundsen

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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 25 September 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late overnight and to west 35 Wednesday afternoon.

Chance of flurries with a risk of freezing drizzle changing to periods of light snow near noon Wednesday. Snow Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning Wednesday morning and ending Wednesday evening.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 25 September 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early Wednesday morning and to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 25 September 2018
Thursday Wind west 40 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 1 tenth old ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 1 tenth old ice in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 25 September 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Amundsen

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 25 September 2018

Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located from 80N 170W to 70N 125W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 73N 170W to 70N 137W.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday low 976 mb located over North Pole.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 989 mb located at 80N 110W.

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