Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 17 October 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 this evening then backing to southwest 15 after midnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Wednesday morning then veering to northwest 30 Wednesday afternoon.

A few showers beginning Wednesday morning and ending Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 17 October 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less after midnight then building to 1 to 2 Wednesday morning. Seas building to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 17 October 2017
Thursday Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots veering to northwest 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northwest 30 knots.

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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 Roméo LeBlanc 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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 17 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5333N 5200W to 5500N 5159W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 17 October 2017

'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 3:30 PM ADT 17 October 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located over the southeastern Marine
District.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Maritimes.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough from low located from Labrador
to New Brunswick.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from Newfoundland to
Laurentian Fan.

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