Rankin - northern half


Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 29 July 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots after midnight and to northeast 35 Thursday evening.



Issued 05:00 PM CDT 29 July 2015
Tonight and Thursday Seas less than 1 metre building to 1 early this evening and to 2 late Thursday morning. Seas building to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 29 July 2015
Friday Wind northeast 30 knots increasing to northeast 35 in the morning and to northeast 45 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 45 knots diminishing to northeast 15.
Sunday Wind east 20 knots increasing to east 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 July 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 July 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6220N 7800W to 6335N 7845W to
6400N 7700W to 6400N 7500W to 6230N 7100W to 6130N 6600W to 6200N
6510W then northeastward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Rankin - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 29 July 2015

'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 4:45 PM EDT 29 July 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 0000 UTC Thursday deepening low 988 mb located at 57N 87W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 986 mb located at 58N 84W.

At 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
Davis Strait.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Greenland.

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