Laurentian Fan

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 19 April 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots veering to northeast 25 near noon then backing to north 25 early this evening. Wind diminishing to north 20 Monday morning and to north 10 to 15 Monday evening.

Periods of rain or snow ending late overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 19 April 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 late this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 April 2015
Tuesday Wind east 10 to 15 knots veering to southeast 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southeast 25 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots becoming east 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 19 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free. 

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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 19 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4515N 6105W to 4515N 5950W
to 4430N 5905W to 4435N 5730W to 4645N 5705W to 4720N 5745W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 19 April 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5331W to 4430N 4745W to 4430N 4600W to 4545N 3630W to 4700N
3630W to 5000N 3800W to 5130N 3900W to 6000N 5600W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5107N 5837W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5728W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 19 April 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today deepening low 1008 mb located south of
East Scotian Slope.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT today departing low located south of the Grand
Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the western Marine
District.
By 6:00 p.m. ADT Monday ridge located over the eastern Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:52 AM ADT 19 April 2015 Outlook for the start up of the eastern shore lobster fishery.

Today..Winds northeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 near
noon and to light this afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 metres diminishing to
zero to 1 this evening.

Monday..Winds light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots in the
evening. Seas zero to 1 metres.

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