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Marine Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 22 October 2020

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 15 knots backing to southwest 20 near noon then increasing to west 30 near midnight. Wind increasing to northwest 35 early Friday morning then diminishing to northwest 30 Friday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Friday evening.

Flurries changing to snow this evening then to flurries overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning overnight.

Temperatures minus 3 falling to minus 7 Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 22 October 2020
Today Tonight and Friday. Over open water seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 22 October 2020
Saturday Wind west 15 knots increasing to west 20 in the morning then diminishing to light late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Monday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to southwest 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 October 2020 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 9 plus tenths grey-white ice including a trace of multi-year ice in the northwestern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 October 2020 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 plus tenths grey-white ice including a trace of
multi-year ice in the northwestern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Banks

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 22 October 2020

'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

Banks

Issued 07:00 AM MDT 22 October 2020

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 AM MDT 22 October 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday departing ridge located from 67N 129W to
78N 131W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday low 1012 mb located at 77N 154W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 1011 mb located at 73N 111W.

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