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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 May 2015

Today Tonight and Saturday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 this afternoon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Saturday afternoon and to southwest 25 Saturday evening.

Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 29 May 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this evening then building to 1 to 2 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 May 2015
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind easterly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to easterly 10 to 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind easterly 10 to 15 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 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 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4045N 5130W to 4045N 4930W to 4545N 3700W to 4745N
3700W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at estimated from Quebec near 5017N 6044W to
Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 May 2015

'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 10:00 AM ADT 29 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Nova Scotia.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT today ridge located east of the Marine District.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT Saturday approaching trough located northwest of
the Marine District.

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