Rankin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northeast 20 knots backing to north 15 early this evening then increasing to north 20 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to north 15 Tuesday evening.

Periods of snow ending this evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray Tuesday morning and afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 after midnight then subsiding to 1 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2018
Wednesday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Thursday Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 30 late in the day.
Friday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to southeast 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coast. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5450N 8210W to 5520N
8155W to 5615N 8700W to 5915N 9410W and then southeastward. Sea ice
south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 5915N 9410W to 6325N 8935W to 6135N
8325W to 6350N 7825W to Baffin Island near 6325N 7205W. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 5 tenths new ice along parts of the coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 22 October 2018

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 4:45 AM EDT 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 1200 UTC Monday weakening trough located over eastern Davis
Strait.

At 1200 UTC Monday departing low 1007 mb located over northwestern
Ontario.

At 1200 UTC Monday building ridge located west of Baker Lake.
By 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Hudson Bay.

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