Marine Forecasts for the Western Arctic Waterway (Beaufort Sea - St. Roch Basin)


* NOTE: Corrected and/or amended bulletins are listed first *

 
FQCN14 CWNT 251300
Marine forecasts for the Western Arctic waterway issued by
Environment Canada at 7:00 a.m. MDT Tuesday 25 September 2018 for
today tonight and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 7:00 p.m. MDT.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Northwest Beaufort.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northwest 15 knots this afternoon and to
 west 25 late this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 30 to 35
 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries. Mist. Visibility as low as 1
 mile in mist. Temperatures minus 6 rising to minus 1 Wednesday
 morning.

North Mackenzie.
Wind northeast 15 knots backing to northwest 15 early this evening
 then increasing to west 25 late overnight. Wind veering to northwest
 30 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries. Mist. Visibility as low as
 1 mile in mist. Temperatures minus 4 rising to minus 1 Wednesday
 afternoon.

Banks.
Gale warning in effect.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late this
 afternoon and to west 30 early Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to
 northwest 35 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries. Risk of freezing
 drizzle today changing to periods of light snow Wednesday evening.
 Fog patches dissipating Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less
 in fog patches and in snow. Outside the ice edge freezing spray
 Wednesday morning. Temperatures near minus 5.

Yukon Coast.
Wind southeast 15 knots backing to northeast 15 this morning then to
 northwest 15 this evening. Wind northwest 15 Wednesday. Chance of
 flurries today and tonight. Risk of freezing drizzle today.
 Temperatures near minus 1.

Mackenzie.
Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots backing to northwest 15 early this
 evening then increasing to northwest 20 Wednesday afternoon. Chance
 of flurries today and this evening with a risk of freezing drizzle.
 Temperatures near minus 2.

Tuktoyaktuk - northern half.
Wind light becoming north 15 knots this afternoon then diminishing to
 light near midnight. Wind increasing to west 15 early Wednesday
 morning and to west 20 near noon Wednesday. Wind increasing to west
 25 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries. Risk of freezing drizzle
 today. High today minus 2. Low tonight minus 7. High Wednesday
 minus 1.

Tuktoyaktuk - southern half.
Wind light increasing to northeast 15 knots near noon then backing to
 northwest 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind increasing to northwest
 20 to 25 Wednesday afternoon. Chance of flurries. Risk of freezing
 drizzle today. Temperatures near minus 2.

Baillie.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind north 15 knots backing to northwest 20 this evening then
 increasing to west 30 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to west 35
 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries. Risk of freezing drizzle
 today changing to periods of light snow Wednesday morning. Mist
 dissipating near midnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in mist and 1
 mile or less in snow. Temperatures near minus 4.

Holman.
Gale warning in effect.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 early Wednesday
 morning and to west 30 near noon Wednesday. Wind increasing to
 northwest 35 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries with a risk of
 freezing drizzle changing to periods of light snow Wednesday
 morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow. Outside the ice edge
 freezing spray near noon Wednesday. Temperatures near minus 3.

Amundsen.
Gale warning in effect.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 late overnight and
 to west 35 Wednesday afternoon. Chance of flurries with a risk of
 freezing drizzle changing to periods of light snow near noon
 Wednesday. Snow Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in
 snow. Over open water freezing spray beginning Wednesday morning and
 ending Wednesday evening. Temperatures near minus 4.

Dolphin.
Gale warning in effect.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 this evening and
 to northwest 35 Wednesday afternoon. Chance of flurries with a risk
 of freezing drizzle changing to periods of light snow Wednesday
 evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow. Freezing spray Wednesday
 afternoon and evening. Temperatures near minus 2.

Coronation.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northwest 15 knots late this morning and to
 northwest 25 early Wednesday morning. Wind backing to west 30
 Wednesday evening. Chance of flurries with a risk of freezing
 drizzle changing to a few flurries Wednesday evening. Visibility 1
 mile or less in flurries. Freezing spray Wednesday afternoon and
 evening. Temperatures near minus 1.

Dease.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 20 Wednesday
 afternoon except northwest 30 over western sections. Chance of
 flurries today and this evening. A few flurries beginning Wednesday
 evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries. Freezing spray
 beginning Wednesday evening. Temperatures near minus 3.

Bathurst.
Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 Wednesday morning
 and to northwest 25 Wednesday afternoon. Chance of flurries with a
 risk of freezing drizzle changing to periods of light snow Wednesday
 morning and ending Wednesday afternoon. A few flurries beginning
 Wednesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
 Temperatures near minus 2.

Maud.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light this morning then
 increasing to southwest 15 near noon. Wind veering to northwest 20
 after midnight then increasing to north 25 to 30 near noon
 Wednesday. Periods of light snow ending near noon Wednesday. A few
 flurries beginning Wednesday evening. Freezing spray beginning
 Wednesday evening. Temperatures near minus 2.

St Roch.
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 this
 morning then backing to southwest 15 this evening. Wind becoming
 variable 10 to 15 near noon Wednesday then increasing to north 25
 Wednesday afternoon. A few flurries. Visibility 1 mile or less in
 flurries. Temperatures near minus 1.

West Prince Alfred
North Tuktoyaktuk.
Forecasts are unavailable until further request.

End
$$$$^^

What we are doing

Features

Follow us on Twitter!

Get timely local #weather alerts directly to your Twitter feed

Be Air Aware

Be Air Aware

Be weather wise! 

Be weather wise!

Date modified: