Sable

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 23 January 2017

Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 knots diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 this evening then veering to east 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to east 30 early Tuesday afternoon and to east 35 Tuesday evening.

Periods of rain beginning Tuesday afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 23 January 2017

Sable - eastern half

Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this evening then building to 1 to 2 after midnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Sable - western half

Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning and to 3 to 5 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 23 January 2017
Wednesday Wind southeast 40 knots diminishing to southwest 20 in the morning.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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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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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 January 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5615W to 4900N 5100W to 4900N 4830W to 5200N 4830W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5125N 5734W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5659W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Sable

Issued 3:30 PM AST 23 January 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 23 January 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 990 mb located near the East Coast of
the U.S.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday approaching low 988 mb located south of
Cape Cod.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:02 AM AST 23 January 2017 A low pressure system near mid-Atlantic coast of the United States
will move slowly northeast to lie south of Cape Cod by Tuesday
evening. Easterly gales ahead of the low are expected to develop over
Georges Bank this evening and will slowly spread northeast to reach
eastern shore and Sable by Tuesday evening. Beyond the current
forecast period, gales are likely to spread to most northern and
eastern waters on Wednesday.

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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