Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 September 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Wind light increasing to southerly 10 to 15 knots early this morning and to south 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Wednesday morning then becoming northwest 10 to 15 Wednesday evening.
A few showers or periods of drizzle ending Wednesday evening. Fog patches.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 18 September 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4700N 4900W to 4700N 4600W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 19 September 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today high 1031 mb located over Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight high 1034 mb located over the southeastern
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Hurricane Jose 976 mb located at 35.7N 71.2W.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday Hurricane Jose 981 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:28 AM ADT 19 September 2017 Strong to gale force southeast winds will develop Wednesday afternoon
ahead of approaching hurricane Jose. Marine interests are advised
that gale warnings have been issued for Georges Bank and West Scotian
Slope - southwestern half.
At 3:00 AM ADT hurricane Jose is located near 35.7 north and 71.2
west with a central pressure of 976 MB. The maximum wind speed is 65
knots. Jose is moving north at 7 knots.
Jose is expected to maintain hurricane status until Wednesday when it
should weaken to a tropical storm as it continues to track northward.
Jose is then forecast to make a turn to the east giving gale force to
possible storm force winds for southwestern marine waters. Increasing
wave heights and long period swells ahead of Jose will reach the
Atlantic and Fundy coastlines today.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope - northeastern half
- West Scotian Slope - southwestern half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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