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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 02 September 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 this afternoon then increasing to southwest 20 early this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 after midnight then becoming variable 15 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to northerly 15 to 20 Thursday evening.

Chance of showers overnight and chance of showers Thursday afternoon and evening. Fog patches forming Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 02 September 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning and to 1 or less Thursday morning. Seas building to 1 to 2 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 02 September 2015
Friday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 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 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 1 September 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5553W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Sep estimated from Newfoundland
near 5036N 5723W to Quebec near 5116N 5809W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 02 September 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 2 September 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the central Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today weakening ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over New England.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Thursday trough located over Nova Scotia.

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