Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 July 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots early this morning and to southeast 20 to 25 near noon with gusts to 35 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind becoming southeast 25 early this evening with gusts to 45 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to south 15 to 20 near midnight and to southwest 10 to 15 overnight. Wind diminishing to light near noon Saturday.

Showers beginning this afternoon and ending after midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 30 July 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 July 2015
Sunday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20.

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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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 EDT 30 July 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5330W to 4600N 5245W to 4430N 4700W to 4500N 4545W to 4930N
4430W to 6000N 5645W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5825W to Newfoundland near 5032N 5724W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 July 2015

'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 31 July 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the eastern Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located from the St. Lawrence River
to Cape Cod.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located over the eastern Marine
District.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday approaching trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over New England.

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