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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 28 February 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind light becoming west 15 knots this afternoon then diminishing to light late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 6 rising to zero Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 28 February 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less late overnight then building to 1 to 2 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 28 February 2015
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind south 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 28 February 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water. 

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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 EST 28 February 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6605W to 4430N
6620W to 4300N 6610W to 4550N 5640W to 4730N 5730W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W to New
Brunswick near 4520N 6530W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 28 February 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5252W to 4700N 5030W to 4800N 4730W to 5000N 4645W to 5145N
4700W to 6000N 5745W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5831W to Newfoundland near 5033N 5719W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 28 February 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located over the East Coast of the
U.S. extending eastward.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Sunday building ridge located over Georges Bank
extending eastward.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:17 PM AST 28 February 2015 Strong northwest winds combined with cold temperatures will continue
to bring freezing spray over some regions.

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Cabot Strait.

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