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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 overnight then increasing to north 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind veering to east 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

Showers ending this afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog banks dissipating Wednesday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 30 May 2016
Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016
Thursday Wind easterly 20 knots.
Friday Wind southeasterly 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming west 10 to 15 late in the day.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 May 2016

'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 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line east-west over
southern Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Cabot Strait to
New Brunswick.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from the Avalon Peninsula
to Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday departing trough located east of
Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located west of Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located from the Gaspe Peninsula
to East Scotian Slope.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:39 PM ADT 30 May 2016 Tropical cyclone information: the national hurricane center has
discontinued messaging on the remnants of tropical depression Bonnie.

The remnants of Bonnie is not currently expected to have any direct
effect on Canadian forecast waters.

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