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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 November 2017

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 25 knots backing to west 15 to 20 this morning then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this afternoon. Wind increasing to south 30 this evening then veering to southwest 25 Monday morning.

Rain and fog banks beginning this evening and ending Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 19 November 2017
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this afternoon then building to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 19 November 2017
Tuesday Wind west 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25 to 35.

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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 3:00 AM NST 19 November 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 985 mb located east of Funk Island Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low located east of the Marine
District.

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

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday ridge located over the eastern Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 983 mb located over the Great Lakes.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday low 975 mb located northwest of Anticosti
Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:52 AM NST 19 November 2017 A low pressure system east of Funk Island Bank will move to lie well
east of the marine district today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over the Grand Banks will diminish today as the low
departs.

Meanwhile, a deepening low pressure system over the Great Lakes will
move to lie northwest of Anticosti Island tonight. Strong to gale
force southeasterly winds will develop over Gulf waters this evening
ahead of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port and Southwestern Grand Banks.

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