Southwestern Shore

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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 near midnight and to north 10 to 15 Wednesday morning. Wind becoming light Wednesday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending overnight. Risk of thunderstorms this morning. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 24 July 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southerly 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots veering to southwest 25.

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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 24 July 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jul estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5515W to 4545N 5345W to 4545N 5200W to 4745N 4430W to 5145N
4530W to 5300N 4800W to 5700N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Jul estimated from Quebec near
5007N 6135W to Newfoundland near 4854N 5830W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Southwestern Shore

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 July 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 3:00 AM ADT 25 July 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the eastern Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line east-west over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1006 mb located near Browns Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1009 mb located south of Nova Scotia.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1008 mb located near Laurentian Fan.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low located southeast of Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM ADT 25 July 2017 A low pressure system currently near Browns Bank will move to lie
south of Nova Scotia by this morning. Winds are strong to gale force
easterlies just north of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, LaHave Bank, Sable, Banquereau-southern half
and Laurentian Fan.

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