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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 May 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 this morning then diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 overnight. Wind increasing to northeast 25 Friday morning then diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 Friday afternoon.

Periods of drizzle ending Friday morning. Fog becoming fog patches Friday morning. Visibility near zero in fog and 1 mile or less in fog patches.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 27 May 2015
Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening then building to 2 to 3 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 May 2015
Saturday Wind south 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 35.
Monday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 May 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday Bergy water. 

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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 Rivière-du-Loup Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo 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 27 May 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5145N 5615W to
Newfoundland near 5130N 5610W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5025N 5620W to
5025N 5320W to 5440N 5210W to 5630N 5735W to 5720N 5655W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 27 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4100N 5130W to 4100N 5000W to 4600N 3745W to 4715N
3745W to 5515N 4800W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6044W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5821W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
iceberg limit.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 28 May 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located southeast
of the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located over eastern Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:54 AM NDT 28 May 2015 Strong to gale force northwesterlies will develop over the Belle Isle
Bank Friday morning as a trough of low pressure moves east of the
marine district.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
Belle Isle Bank.

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