East Scotian Slope

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 06 May 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 early this evening then veering to west 15 to 20 overnight. Wind increasing to west 20 to 25 near noon Thursday then diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday evening.

A few showers ending early this morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Chance of showers overnight and Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 06 May 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning then building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 06 May 2015
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind light becoming south 10 to 15 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 Rivière-du-Loup Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo 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 5 May 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4600N 5950W to
4555N 5925W to 4630N 5830W to 4800N 6000W to 4825N 6120W to Gaspe
Peninsula near 4820N 6440W. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6000W to 5005N
5930W to Newfoundland near 5020N 5730W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5443W to 4530N 5400W to 4145N 5015W to 4145N 4830W to 4600N
4200W to 4800N 4200W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5630W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5013N 5959W to Newfoundland near 4934N 5755W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 6 May 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Thursday ridge located south of the Marine
District.

At 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Anticosti Island to
the Maritimes.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Thursday trough located southeast of the Marine
District.

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