Grand Manan

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 05 March 2015

Tonight and Friday

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots veering to northerly 15 to 20 this evening then diminishing to light Friday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 early Friday evening.

Temperatures minus 4 falling to minus 10 after midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 05 March 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 05 March 2015
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind west 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 5 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 3 tenths of grey ice in bays of the Nova Scotia coast. 

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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 EST 5 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6605W to 4430N
6620W to 4300N 6610W to 4530N 5630W to 4720N 5710W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W to New
Brunswick near 4520N 6530W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths of grey ice in bays of the Nova Scotia
coast.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 5 March 2015 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over southern Ontario.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday ridge located over the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:42 PM AST 5 March 2015 A departing trough of low pressure east of the district will maintain
gale force northwesterlies this evening over some northern waters.
Winds will diminish overnight as a ridge of high pressure builds over
the Maritimes.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait..Gulf-Magdalen northeastern half and Anticosti.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for eastern shore..Sable..
Fourchu..Banquereau and Cabot Strait.

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