Southwestern Shore


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 October 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 this afternoon and to east 10 to 15 near midnight.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 04 October 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 October 2015
Tuesday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to north 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 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 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 3 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5135N 5400W to 5430N 5455W to 6000N 6000W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Oct estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5800W to Newfoundland near 5045N 5720W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Southwestern Shore

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 4 October 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1012 mb located south of Laurentian Fan.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1008 mb located south of the Grand

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary high 1038 mb located over
central Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:46 AM ADT 4 October 2015 A weak low pressure centre just south of Laurentian Fan will continue
to slowly move southeastward today. Meanwhile a strong area of high
pressure will persist over Central Quebec. Strong northeast winds
prevail between these two features reaching gale force at times over
southern offshore waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank - southern half..West Scotian Slope - southern half..
East Scotian Slope - southern half..And Laurentian Fan - southern

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