Rankin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 10 to 15 knots becoming light early this afternoon then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind veering to southwest 20 to 25 Wednesday afternoon then increasing to southwest 30 to 35 Wednesday evening.

Rain beginning late overnight and ending Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre building to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 September 2016
Thursday Wind southwest 30 to 35 knots veering to west 45 in the morning.
Friday Wind west 40 knots diminishing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 September 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Melville Peninsula near 6905N 8115W to 6905N
8030W to Baffin Island near 6955N 7850W. Sea ice west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 27 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 27 September 2016 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 990 mb located at 65N 113W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 990 mb located at 65N 98W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from 56N 66W to 60N 90W then
to 76N 100W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located from 73N 77W to 52N 65W then
to 52N 94W.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 998 mb located at 74N 69W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday departing low 1004 mb located at 70N 56W.

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