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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 March 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 15 to 20 this afternoon then backing to northeast 25 Wednesday evening.

Flurries ending this afternoon. Snow beginning Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near zero.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 28 March 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 28 March 2017
Thursday Wind north 35 to 45 knots.
Friday Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 30 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 3 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of first-year ice in the northern section. 

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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 27 March 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4540N 6015W to 4505N 6020W
to 4505N 5915W to 4555N 5820W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5900W. Sea
ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of
first-year ice in the northern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4715N 5300W to 4700N 4800W to 4800N 4430W to 5000N 4330W to 5145N
4600W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4907N 5824W to Quebec near 5015N 6018W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 March 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located from Anticosti Island to
Laurentian Fan.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight dissipating ridge located over
Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1015 mb located over LaHave Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1015 mb located over East Scotian
Slope.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low 1007 mb located near Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday low 999 mb located over East Scotian
Slope.

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