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Rankin - southern half

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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 July 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 July 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 18 July 2024
Saturday Wind light becoming west 15 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots increasing to west 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday Special ice warning in effect. 1 tenth first-year ice except 6 tenths first-year ice in the southern section. Unusual presence of first-year ice today and continuing Friday. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Quebec near 6232N 7658W to 6245N 7550W
to 6306N 7517W to Baffin Island near 6411N 7639W. Sea ice west 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.

1 tenth first-year ice except 6 tenths first-year ice in the
southern section. Unusual presence of first-year ice today and
continuing Friday.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Special ice warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 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 18 July 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 1200 UTC Thursday low 1002 mb located at 63N 74W.
By 0000 UTC Saturday departing low 1003 mb located at 56N 70W.

At 1200 UTC Thursday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Baffin Island.
By 0000 UTC Saturday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Southampton Island.

At 0000 UTC Saturday approaching low 997 mb located at 74N 103W.

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