Eastern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 February 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots veering to westerly 25 to 30 late this afternoon then diminishing to westerly 15 to 20 early Monday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 30 Monday afternoon.

Showers and fog patches ending late this afternoon.

High today plus 8. Low tonight zero. High Monday plus 5.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 26 February 2017
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 Monday morning. Seas building to 3 to 4 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 26 February 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots veering to southwest 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northeasterly 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 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 EST 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5950W to 4635N
5920W to 4815N 6105W to 5000N 5820W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 February 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5300W to 4500N 4730W to 4500N 4615W to 4600N 4500W to 4700N
4445W to 5030N 4600W to 5300N 4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5101N 5857W to Newfoundland near 5010N 5734W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Eastern Shore

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 February 2017
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located from the Gaspe Peninsula
to Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing trough located from Labrador
to Laurentian Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Monday trough located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:59 AM AST 26 February 2017 A trough of low pressure will move eastward across the district
today. Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will
shift to strong to gale force westerlies behind it. A second trough
will move over northern waters Monday afternoon bringing gale force
westerlies in its wake over Anticosti in the evening.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen and
Anticosti.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Cabot Strait - northern half, Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

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