Northumberland Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 30 November 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 this morning and to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 15 this evening and to west 20 to 25 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 15 near noon Tuesday.

Flurries ending this afternoon. A few flurries overnight and Tuesday morning.

Risk of freezing spray this morning.

Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 1 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 30 November 2015
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15.

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 30 November 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today building ridge located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the western Maritimes.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday ridge located over the southern Marine

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:50 AM AST 30 November 2015 A large ridge of high pressure will slowly build over the Maritimes
today. Ahead of the ridge strong northwesterly winds combined with
cold air will give freezing spray to some northern waters this

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti and Northern Gulf-Magdalen.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Today..Wind northerly 25 knots diminishing to northerly 15 to 20
early this morning and to light early this afternoon. Seas near 2
metre subsiding to 1 metre this afternoon.

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