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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 October 2016

Tonight and Thursday

Wind northeast 25 knots.

Showers. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening.


Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 October 2016
Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 October 2016
Friday Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 July 2016

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 26 October 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today dissipating trough located over Banquereau.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today intensifying trough located south of the
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Thursday low 996 mb located east of the Grand

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today building high 1035 mb located near Hudson
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Thursday high 1036 mb located over Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:16 PM NDT 26 October 2016 A trough of low pressure south of the Grand Banks is forecast to
rapidly deepen into a low pressure system overnight and pass along
the southern edge of the Grand Banks on Thursday. Strong
northeasterlies will develop over eastern waters tonight and increase
to gale force northerlies on Thursday as the low intensifies.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northern Grand Banks and Southeastern Grand Banks.

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