Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 29 November 2015

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 25 knots with gusts to 30 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 early Monday morning then backing to westerly 10 to 15 Monday afternoon. Wind backing to southwest 20 Monday evening.


Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray ending Monday morning.

Temperatures near minus 6.


Issued 05:00 PM AST 29 November 2015
Tonight and Monday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less Monday morning then building to 1 to 2 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 29 November 2015
Tuesday Wind northwesterly 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to southwesterly 15 to 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 29 November 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5430N 5400W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect


Issued 8:00 PM AST 29 November 2015

Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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 8:00 PM AST 29 November 2015 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight building ridge located over Quebec.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Monday ridge located over the western Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:49 PM AST 29 November 2015 A large ridge of high pressure will slowly build over the Maritimes
tonight and Monday. Ahead of the ridge strong northwesterly winds
combined with cold air will give freezing spray to some northern

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti and Northern Gulf-Magdalen.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Tonight..Winds northwest 15 to knots increasing to northerly 25 later
this evening. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Monday..Winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Seas near 1 metre.

Tuesday..Winds westerly 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20
in the evening. Seas zero to 1 metre.

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