East Scotian Slope - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 April 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming east 10 to 15 this afternoon then increasing to northeast 20 to 25 this evening. Wind increasing to northeast 25 to 30 late overnight then diminishing to north 20 Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 28 April 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 4 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 April 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Friday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 28 April 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 28 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4605N 5820W
to 4725N 5800W to Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north and
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 April 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5331W to 4345N 4930W to 4345N 4815W to 4600N 3745W to 4630N
3645W to 4730N 3645W to 5100N 3900W to 6000N 5500W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5031N 5936W to Newfoundland near 4935N 5755W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 April 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low located south of Georges Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low located south of Laurentian Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low located over southwestern Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight dissipating low located over Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:49 AM ADT 28 April 2015 A low pressure system over Southwestern Newfoundland will track
westward toward Nova Scotia today. Gale force northeasterlies are
expected north of the low over most Gulf of St. Lawrence waters
today.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northumberland Strait - western half..Gulf Magdalen..Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti.

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