Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 30 April 2017

Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight and to light early Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 30 April 2017
Tonight and Monday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 or less Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 30 April 2017
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 35 in the morning then diminishing to southwest 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 30 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free. 

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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 30 April 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to 4820N
6350W to 4855N 6350W to 4925N 6510W to 5005N 6535W to 5000N 6300W to
Newfoundland near 4905N 5825W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 April 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4740N 5719W to 4400N 5630W to 4245N 5500W to 4215N 4900W to 4600N
4415W to 5000N 4545W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6314W to Newfoundland near 4737N 5916W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 30 April 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 8:00 PM ADT 30 April 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
the central Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday trough located near Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday trough located on a line northwest-southeast
over the southwestern Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM ADT 30 April 2017 Strong to gale force northwesterly winds will continue to diminish
this evening as a ridge of high pressure builds in from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.

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