Lurcher

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 20 November 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 30 to 35 knots increasing to west 40 early this evening then diminishing to west 20 early Tuesday morning. Wind backing to southwest 25 Tuesday afternoon.

Flurries or showers ending early Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 20 November 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Tuesday morning and to 2 to 3 late Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 20 November 2017
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 20 knots.

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Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 3:30 PM AST 20 November 2017

'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 3:30 PM AST 20 November 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today departing low 980 mb located over northern
Quebec.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday ridge located south of the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:16 PM AST 20 November 2017 A low pressure system over Northern Quebec will continue to move
northward tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies will persist
tonight then diminish somewhat and back to southwesterly on Tuesday.

Another low pressure system is forecast to move across southern
waters on Thursday. This low will likely give gales to southeastern
waters late on Thursday. Although there is still uncertainty in the
track of this low, the latest indications are that the low will track
across the slope waters Thursday afternoon or evening.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank,
West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait - northern half and Anticosti.

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