Northumberland Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 06 March 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 20 to 25 this evening then veering to west 15 to 20 Saturday afternoon.

Chance of flurries Saturday.

Low tonight minus 12. High Saturday minus 5.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 06 March 2015
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 March 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday 9 plus tenths of first-year ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 March 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6605W to 4430N
6620W to 4300N 6610W to 4445N 6150W to 4455N 5620W to 4720N 5710W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W to New
Brunswick near 4520N 6530W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 plus tenths of first-year ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 6 March 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located over the central Marine
District.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday ridge located over the southern Marine
District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:21 PM AST 6 March 2015 Strong northwest winds over some eastern waters will diminish this
evening ahead of an approaching ridge of high pressure.

Marine interests are advised freezing spray warnings are in effect
for Banquereau and Cabot Strait.

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