Eastern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 18 October 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late overnight and to light Thursday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 20 Thursday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 18 October 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near midnight then building to 2 to 3 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 18 October 2017
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to westerly 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind northwesterly 15 to 20 knots.

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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 Roméo LeBlanc 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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Eastern Shore

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 18 October 2017

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 18 October 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing trough located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
New England.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Thursday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 8:01 PM ADT 18 October 2017 A trough of low pressure over the eastern marine district will
continue to move eastward tonight. Strong southwesterlies ahead of
the trough shift to strong northwesterlies behind it this evening.
Over northernmost waters the northwesterlies are expected to
occasionally reach gale force this evening before diminishing
overnight.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, the northeastern half of Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.

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