East Scotian Slope

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind easterly 15 knots increasing to easterly 20 to 30 early this morning then backing to northerly 30 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 Friday morning and to northeast 10 to 15 Friday evening.

Rain ending this afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 28 September 2016
Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 4 early Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016
Saturday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots backing to northeast 20 late in the day.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 28 September 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5000N 5529W to 5000N 5300W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to 6100N
5700W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5019N 5949W to Newfoundland near 4949N 5751W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 29 September 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over the southern Marine
District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday trough located south of the Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary high 1036 mb located over
eastern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:32 AM ADT 29 September 2016 A strengthening trough over the southern marine district will produce
strong to near gale force easterly winds across most waters today.
Strong to gale force southerlies are expected to develop over
Southern Laurentian Fan this afternoon.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan - southern half.

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