Southwest Coast

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 18 November 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 this evening then backing to west 15 to 20 Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon then increasing to southeast 20 Sunday evening.

Rain beginning Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 18 November 2017
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 18 November 2017
Monday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind west 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

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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 Roméo LeBlanc 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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 18 November 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 990 mb located over the northern
Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Sunday low located east of Funk Island Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. NST Sunday quasi-stationary trough from low located
over Belle Isle Bank.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located over Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over southwestern Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:24 PM NST 18 November 2017 A developing low pressure system over the Northern Grand Banks will
move to lie east of Funk Island Bank tonight. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies will continue to spread across the Grand Banks
tonight in the wake of the low.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Southwestern Grand Banks.

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