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Rankin - southern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 July 2024

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 late this morning and to west 30 late this evening. Wind diminishing to west 20 late overnight and to light Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 July 2024
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 July 2024
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots backing to northeast 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 July 2024 Today Tonight and Tuesday Special ice warning in effect. 2 tenths first-year ice except 6 tenths first-year ice in the southern section. Unusual presence of first-year ice today and continuing Tuesday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 July 2024 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6232N 7658W to 6304N 7505W
to Baffin Island near 6411N 7639W. Sea ice northwest then southeast
of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 6200N 6509W to 6134N 6333W then
eastward. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Special ice warning in effect.

2 tenths first-year ice except 6 tenths first-year ice in the
southern section. Unusual presence of first-year ice today and
continuing Tuesday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 15 July 2024

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 4:45 AM EDT 16 July 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 1200 UTC Tuesday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Churchill.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Belcher Islands.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday dissipating low 997 mb located near Ungava Bay.

At 1200 UTC Tuesday low 999 mb located at 74N 77W.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 61N 72W.

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