East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 September 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 this afternoon then increasing to southwest 25 Saturday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 22 September 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 22 September 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to north 20.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 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 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4630N 4500W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 September 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary Post-tropical Storm Jose
990 mb located at 39.7N 68.8W.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 1004 mb located over
central Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 994 mb located over central Labrador.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located from the Gulf of St. Lawrence
to the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday dissipating ridge located over the
southern Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:50 AM NDT 22 September 2017 A low pressure system will develop over Quebec today and then deepen
as it moves eastward across Labrador tonight and early Saturday.
It will then cross the northern marine district later on Saturday.
Over northern waters, gale force southwesterlies ahead of the low
will veer to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

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