Northumberland Strait - western half


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 03 May 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming south 10 to 15 Monday morning then increasing to south 15 to 20 Monday afternoon. Wind becoming south 20 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 03 May 2015
Tuesday Wind southwesterly 25 knots veering to northwest 25 in the morning then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water except consolidated first-year ice in bays and on parts of the shores. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4605N 5820W
to 4725N 5800W to Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north and
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except consolidated first-year ice in bays and on parts
of the shores.


Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 05:46 AM ADT 03 May 2015

'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 Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 3 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over Nova Scotia.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Monday departing ridge located east of the Marine

At 9:00 p.m. ADT Monday approaching cold front located over
southern Quebec.

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