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Marine Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2019

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind northeast 25 knots backing to north 30 this morning then diminishing to northwest 20 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday afternoon and to light Thursday evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray beginning this evening and ending Thursday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 early this afternoon then subsiding to 2 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 1 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2019
Friday Wind light becoming south 15 knots in the morning.
Saturday Wind southeast 15 knots backing to northeast 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind light increasing to north 25 knots late in the day.

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)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Rankin - southern half

Issued 05:00 AM CDT 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday At 1200 UTC Wednesday ridge located from Baker Lake to Melville
Peninsula then to Cumberland Peninsula.
By 0000 UTC Friday ridge located from Churchill to Devon Island.

At 1200 UTC Wednesday low 990 mb located at 54N 84W.
By 0000 UTC Friday low 993 mb located at 65N 73W.

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