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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 18 July 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots veering to southwest 25 this afternoon then increasing to west 35 this evening. Wind diminishing to west 20 Friday morning then backing to southwest 15 Friday afternoon.

Rain ending this evening. Fog banks forming overnight.


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 18 July 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 near noon and to 5 early this evening. Seas subsiding to 4 near midnight and to 3 Friday morning and to 1 or less Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 18 July 2024
Saturday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then becoming south 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.
Monday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 07:00 AM MDT 18 July 2024

'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 AM MDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 986 mb located over Chukchi Sea.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 990 mb located at 81N 157W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday dissipating ridge from 1014 mb high located
from 74N 120W to 71N 144W.

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