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Forecast

Marine Forecast

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.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 27 May 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 May 2017
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 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 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5040N 5920W to Newfoundland near
5000N 5745W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 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 Statement

Issued 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.

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