Tuktoyaktuk - southern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 15 August 2018

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to west 25 late this evening and to west 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 Thursday afternoon and to west 15 Thursday evening.

Rain beginning late this evening.


Issued 07:00 PM MDT 15 August 2018
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 15 August 2018
Friday Wind west 15 knots increasing to northwest 30 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind light increasing to west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 August 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday 1 tenth old ice. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 15 August 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth old ice.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Tuktoyaktuk - southern half

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 15 August 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 6:30 PM MDT 15 August 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday low 989 mb located at 74N 147W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 980 mb located at 73N 107W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday trough from low located over 76N 101W
extending westward.
By 0000 UTC Friday trough from low located over 76N 124W extending

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