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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 February 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind west 15 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to west 15 to 20 late this morning. Wind veering to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight then to north 25 Monday morning.

A few showers beginning this evening changing to a few flurries overnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.

Temperatures near plus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 18 February 2017
Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 February 2017
Tuesday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Wednesday Wind south 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 EST 18 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5955W to 4705N
6000W to 4810N 6140W to 4940N 5840W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 993 mb located over northern New
Brunswick.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today low 994 mb located over eastern Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough from low located from the Avalon
Peninsula to Lurcher.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Monday trough located southeast of Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:45 AM AST 19 February 2017 A low pressure system over New Brunswick will cross the marine
district today. Winds will increase to strong to gale force
southwesterlies this morning over southeastern waters. Late on Monday
strong northerlies will develop in the wake of the system and could
reach gale force over southern waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Scotian Slope and Laurentian Fan. Freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.

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