Eastern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to southerly 25 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to southwest 15 early this evening. Wind veering to northwest 15 late this evening then diminishing to light near midnight.

Rain ending near noon. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 2 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind westerly 25 to 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind westerly 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 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 EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6310W to 5000N 6200W to
5000N 6000W to 5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice
north and east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4215W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5130N 5728W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5650W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Eastern Shore

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 06 May 2016

'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 3:00 AM ADT 6 May 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 994 mb located west of Browns Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1004 mb located northeast of
Newfoundland.

At midnight ADT tonight ridge located over the central Marine
District.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located over the western Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:54 AM ADT 6 May 2016 A low pressure system near Browns Bank will track northeastward
across the Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia today reaching Newfoundland
by this evening. Strong to gale force southerly winds south of the
associated cold front will gradually diminish as the low moves away
from the region.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank..West Scotian Slope and East Scotian Slope.

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