Yukon Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 October 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots early Sunday morning and to southeast 15 to 20 near noon Sunday except southeast 35 over northern sections. Wind becoming southeast 20 to 25 early Sunday evening.

Flurries ending early Sunday morning. Fog patches dissipating Sunday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Outside the ice edge freezing spray beginning Sunday evening.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Waves

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 October 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 PM MDT 20 October 2018
Monday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 October 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday 1 tenth grey ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice in the eastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 October 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth grey ice except 8 tenths new ice including 3 tenths grey ice
in the eastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Yukon Coast

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 20 October 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

Yukon Coast

Issued 7:00 PM MDT 20 October 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 PM MDT 20 October 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 0000 UTC Sunday high 1017 mb located at 74N 144W.
By 0000 UTC Monday high 1025 mb located at 73N 119W.

At 0000 UTC Sunday departing low 992 mb located at 66N 115W.

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