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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 22 October 2019

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots late overnight and to northeast 30 early Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to north 35 early Wednesday afternoon then diminishing to north 30 Wednesday evening.

Periods of snow overnight and Wednesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 22 October 2019
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early Wednesday morning and to 3 late Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 PM CDT 22 October 2019
Thursday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light.
Saturday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 2 tenths new ice developing along parts of the coasts overnight. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6455N 8705W to 6330N
8745W to 6250N 8445W to 6330N 8305W to Southampton Island near 6335N
8140W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Southampton Island near 6405N 8050W
to Nunavut near 6635N 8235W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Nunavut near 6740N 8135W to Baffin
Island near 6525N 7505W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths new ice developing along parts of the
coasts overnight.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Rankin - northern half

Issued 5:00 PM CDT 22 October 2019

'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 22 October 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing ridge located from Labrador Sea
to Cumberland Peninsula.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday departing low 1006 mb located over Prince
of Wales Island.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday ridge located from Baker Lake to Cumberland
Peninsula.
By 0000 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Baffin Island.

At 0000 UTC Wednesday low 989 mb located 60 miles north of Lake
Superior.
By 0000 UTC Thursday low 992 mb located at 56N 83.5W.

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