Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 October 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northeasterly 10 to 15 near noon and to light this evening. Wind becoming northeasterly 10 to 15 Friday morning then veering to southeasterly 10 to 15 near noon Friday. Wind increasing to southeast 20 to 25 Friday evening.

A few showers ending this afternoon.

High today plus 7. Low tonight zero. High Friday plus 7.

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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 October 2016

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 27 October 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 1012 mb located southeast of
Laurentian Fan.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday deepening low located over Long Island.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday low located over the Gulf of Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:46 AM ADT 27 October 2016 A low pressure system will develop Thursday night over Long Island
and will deepen as it tracks northeastward to lie over the Gulf of
Maine by Friday afternoon. Gale force southeasterly winds will
develop ahead of this disturbance and spread into western waters on

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, Lurcher, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable and East
Scotian Slope.

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