Southwestern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 27 May 2015

Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 knots with gusts to 30 along the coast. Wind becoming southwest 15 to 20 late overnight then increasing to southwest 20 to 25 Thursday morning with gusts to 30 along the coast.

Chance of drizzle tonight and Thursday morning. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 27 May 2015
Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 27 May 2015
Friday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.

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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 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

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.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Southwestern Shore

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 27 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 27 May 2015 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located from the Great Lakes to
Labrador.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Nova Scotia.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Marine District.

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