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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 17 October 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 20 this morning then veering to north 20 to 25 late this afternoon. Wind diminishing to north 15 this evening and to light overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 Wednesday morning and to southwest 25 near noon Wednesday. Wind veering to northwest 25 Wednesday evening.

A few showers ending this evening. A few showers Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 16 October 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 this evening and to 1 late Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 17 October 2017
Thursday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots veering to northwest 20 to 25.
Saturday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.

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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 16 October 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5400N 5715W to 5400N 5230W 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

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 17 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 3:00 AM ADT 17 October 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over the southeastern Marine
District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today building ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Maritimes.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough from low located from Labrador
to New Brunswick.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from Newfoundland to
Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:24 PM ADT 16 October 2017 All gale warnings have now been ended.

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