Southwestern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 18 August 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots Saturday morning and to southeast 20 Saturday afternoon.

Rain beginning Saturday morning. Risk of thunderstorms Saturday late in the day. Fog patches forming Saturday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 18 August 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 Saturday afternoon and to 2 to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 18 August 2017
Sunday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Monday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 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 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 August 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5259W to 4700N 5100W to 5100N 4830W to 5200N 4845W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5650W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5638W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Southwestern Shore

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 18 August 2017

'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 8:00 PM ADT 18 August 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
eastern Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday trough located on a line north-south
over Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:54 AM ADT 18 August 2017 Marine interests are advised that all gale warnings have ended.

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