Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 September 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots Saturday afternoon then becoming north 15 Saturday evening.

High today plus 18. Low tonight plus 8. High Saturday plus 22.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 22 September 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Post-tropical Storm Jose 987 mb located at
39.5N 68.5W.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday weakening Post-tropical Storm Jose 994
mb located at 39.4N 68.8W.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday ridge located from Maine to the Grand

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:58 AM ADT 22 September 2017 Strong to gale force easterlies will continue to affect southwestern
waters this morning as post tropical storm Jose remains southwest of
Georges Bank. Winds will diminish slightly today as Jose slowly
weakens and drifts away from the district. Marine interests are
advised that gale warnings are in effect for Browns Bank, Georges
Bank, LaHave Bank and West Scotian Slope.

As of 3:00 AM ADT post tropical storm Jose was located near 39.5
north and 68.5 west, or about 125 nautical miles southeast of
Nantucket. Minimum central pressure is 987 MB and maximum sustained
winds are 45 knots. Jose is currently drifting westward at 2 knots.

Long period swells from Jose will continue to affect the Atlantic
coastline of Nova Scotia and the Fundy coastline of New Brunswick.
These should very slowly diminish on Friday.

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