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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to west 30 early Wednesday morning and to northwest 40 early Wednesday evening.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Outside the ice edge risk of freezing spray tonight and Wednesday.

Low tonight minus 7. High Wednesday minus 2.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 25 September 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the morning.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday 4 tenths old ice except 9 tenths old ice in the western section. 

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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

4 tenths old ice except 9 tenths old ice in the western section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Banks

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 25 September 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 73N 170W to 70N 140W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 73N 170W to 70N 137W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 976 mb located at 84N 110W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 989 mb located at 80N 110W.

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