Bras d'Or Lakes

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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 May 2016

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming northeast 10 to 15 knots this afternoon then becoming light late this evening. Wind increasing to east 15 to 20 Thursday morning and to east 20 to 25 Thursday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Thursday evening.

Rain beginning Thursday morning. Fog patches forming Thursday afternoon.

High today plus 10. Low tonight plus 2. High Thursday plus 7.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 May 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located over West Scotian Slope.
By noon ADT today departing low 1007 mb located over southeastern
Banquereau.

At 6:00 a.m. ADT Thursday low 1002 mb located over Browns Bank.
By 6:00 p.m. ADT Thursday weakening low located over Cape Breton
Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:15 PM ADT 3 May 2016 A low pressure system over Cape Breton will continue to track
northeastward reaching Southern Newfoundland overnight. Strong to
gale force easterly winds north of the low will diminish tonight in
its wake.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Cabot Strait.

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