Browns Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 April 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to south 20 to 25 early this evening and to south 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind becoming northwest 15 to 20 overnight then diminishing to light Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to south 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

Rain and fog patches ending overnight. Risk of thunderstorms today and this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 21 April 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 April 2015
Thursday Wind southerly 25 knots veering to southwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 15 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 April 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 April 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4515N 6105W to 4515N 5950W
to 4430N 5905W to 4435N 5730W to 4645N 5705W to 4720N 5745W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 April 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5331W to 4430N 4745W to 4430N 4600W to 4545N 3615W to 4700N
3615W to 5000N 3745W to 5130N 3845W to 6000N 5500W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5107N 5837W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5728W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Browns Bank

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 April 2015

'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 3:00 AM ADT 21 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the eastern Marine
District.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT today trough from 984 mb low located on a line
north-south over New England.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough from 991 mb low located on a
line north-south over the central Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:40 AM ADT 21 April 2015 A trough of low pressure associated with a low over Ontario will
approach the region today. Winds will increase from the southeast
ahead of the trough and become gale force over some southwestern
waters today.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Grand Manan..Lurcher..Browns Bank..Georges Bank..West Scotian Slope
and East Scotian Slope - southwestern half.

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