Amundsen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 35 near noon Wednesday and to northwest 40 Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of snow. Risk of freezing drizzle this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning near noon Wednesday.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018
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. Seas building to 3 to 4 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 40 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.

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 7:00 PM 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 7:00 PM 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 26 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 73N 170W to 70N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from 73N 170W to 70N 135W.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 982 mb located at 84N 110W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 995 mb located at 75N 100W.

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