Northumberland Strait - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 27 October 2016

Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northerly 15 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southeast 15 Friday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Friday afternoon and to southeast 25 to 30 Friday evening.

Showers ending Friday morning. Rain beginning Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 27 October 2016
Saturday Wind easterly 25 to 35 knots.
Sunday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 30.
Monday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.

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Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait - western half

Issued 3:30 PM 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 3:30 PM ADT 27 October 2016 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge from 1036 mb high located over Quebec
extending southward.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday ridge from 1035 mb high located over
Newfoundland extending southeastward.

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 3:17 PM ADT 27 October 2016 A low pressure system will develop tonight 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 Friday.

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

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