Rankin - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 August 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 40 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this afternoon and to northwest 15 this evening. Wind backing to southwest 15 after midnight then increasing to southwest 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Friday morning then diminishing to light Friday evening.

Showers ending this morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 August 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 early this evening and to 1 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 August 2018
Saturday Wind light becoming south 15 knots in the morning then diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind north 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20.
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6105N 7055W to 6205N 7035W
to 6310N 7435W to 6250N 7905W to 5955N 7925W to Quebec near 5930N
7755W. Sea ice south and east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Baffin Island near 6450N 8245W to
Southampton Island near 6450N 7810W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6555N 8530W to
Nunavut near 6610N 8440W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 16 August 2018

'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 AM EDT 16 August 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 995 mb located at 64N 80W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday low 991 mb located at 62N 61W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday cold front from 995 mb low located from 64N
80W to 60N 83W then to 55N 88W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday cold front from 991 mb low located over 62N
61W extending southward.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line north-south over
western Nunavut.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located from 70N 72W to 62N 77W then
to 51N 82W.

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