East Scotian Slope
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeasterly 20 early this morning and to easterly 25 to 30 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to easterly 15 to 20 Friday morning.
Periods of rain and a few thunderstorms and fog patches.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 20 September 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5340W to 4645N 4900W to 4630N 4530W to 5000N 4700W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5300W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5615W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5615W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 21 September 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Tropical Storm Jose 980 mb located at
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday Tropical Storm Jose 986 mb located at
At 9:00 a.m. ADT Friday Tropical Storm Jose 987 mb located at
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Friday Post-tropical Storm Jose 989 mb located
at 39.4N 68.5W.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:52 AM ADT 21 September 2017 Strong to gale force easterlies will continue to affect southwestern
waters today and tonight as tropical storm Jose lies southwest of
Georges Bank. Winds will diminish somewhat on Friday as tropical
storm Jose drifts away from the district. Marine interests are
advised that gale warnings are in effect for Browns Bank, Georges
Bank, and West Scotian Slope - southwestern half.
At 3:00 AM ADT tropical storm Jose is located near 39.7 north
And 68.0 west, or about 150 nautical miles south-southeast of Cape
Cod. Minimum central pressure is 980 MB and maximum sustained winds
are 50 knots. Jose is moving east-northeast at 5 knots.
Tropical storm Jose is forecast to slowly turn southeast today then
curve back toward the southwest tonight. Increasing wave heights and
long period swells ahead of Jose have already reached the Atlantic
coastline of Nova Scotia and the Fundy coastline of New Brunswick.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope - northeastern half
- West Scotian Slope - southwestern half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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