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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 21 July 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind west 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 Sunday morning then to south 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Chance of flurries changing to chance of showers Sunday. Fog patches.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 21 July 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 21 July 2018
Monday Wind south 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming northwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind light.
Wednesday Wind south 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 July 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice pressure warning in effect. 3 tenths first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice except 9 tenths old ice in the northern section. Strong ice pressure near parts of the coast easing Sunday morning. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 21 July 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

3 tenths first-year ice including 1 tenth of old ice except 9 tenths
old ice in the northern section. Strong ice pressure near parts of
the coast easing Sunday morning.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Ice pressure warning in effect

Banks

Issued 4:20 PM EDT 21 July 2018

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 AM MDT 22 July 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 1200 UTC Sunday warm front located from 78N 180W to 76N 150W.
By 0000 UTC Tuesday warm front from 987 mb low located from 82N
100W to 70N 93W.

At 1200 UTC Sunday departing ridge located over the Northwest
Territories extending northward.

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