Rankin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind south 20 knots backing to southeast 10 to 15 late this morning then increasing to north 20 early this evening. Wind increasing to north 25 to 30 late this evening then diminishing to north 20 Saturday morning. Wind backing to northwest 15 Saturday afternoon.

Flurries ending after midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning overnight and ending Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures zero falling to minus 7 Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre building to 1 to 2 early this morning then subsiding to 1 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 19 October 2018
Sunday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning then increasing to south 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind south 20 knots diminishing to north 15.
Tuesday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2018 Today Tonight and Friday 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 18 October 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Ontario near 5515N 8355W to 5915N 9410W to
6325N 8930W to 6135N 8325W to Baffin Island near 6415N 7720W. Sea
ice west 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 19 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 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 1200 UTC Friday dissipating low 998 mb located near Rankin Inlet.

At 1200 UTC Friday ridge located over the Northwest Territories.
By 0000 UTC Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
Rankin Inlet.

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