Rankin - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 29 September 2016

Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 40 knots diminishing to west 30 early this evening.

A few showers late overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 29 September 2016
Tonight and Friday Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 early this evening and to 2 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the morning.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Monday Wind light increasing to east 25 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6930N 8200W to
Baffin Island near 6905N 8145W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Rankin - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 29 September 2016

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 PM EDT 29 September 2016 Tonight and Friday At 0000 UTC Friday weakening low 998 mb located at 69N 82W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday dissipating low 1011 mb located at 66N 72W.

At 0000 UTC Friday ridge located on a line east-west over central
Manitoba.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 53N 72W to 56N 84W then
to 61N 99W.

At 0000 UTC Friday deepening low 1003 mb located at 67N 61W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 998 mb located at 66N 57W.

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