Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 May 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots veering to northerly 15 to 20 near noon then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind light Sunday.
Showers or drizzle ending overnight. Fog patches dissipating early this morning. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating Sunday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 5040N 5920W to Newfoundland near
5000N 5745W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
LurcherIssued 03:00 AM ADT 27 May 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 27 May 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 999 mb located near LaHave Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 1002 mb located over Laurentian Fan.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located south of Laurentian Fan.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday departing low 1009 mb located southeast
of Laurentian Fan.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:50 AM ADT 27 May 2017 A low pressure system over LaHave Bank early this morning is forecast
to slowly move across the Laurentian Fan marine area later today to
eventually drift southeast of Laurentian Fan on Sunday. Strong to
possibly gale force winds around the low today will gradually
diminish tonight and Sunday as the low weakens.
Marine interests are advised that higher than normal water levels are
once again expected at high tide tonight along coastlines of Southern
Nova Scotia. However latest indications are suggesting that high
water level warnings will likely not be required tonight.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope - northeastern half
- East Scotian Slope - southwestern half
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan - northern half
- Laurentian Fan - southern half
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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