Marine Forecasts for the Maritimes


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FQCN13 CWHX 201830
Marine forecasts for the Maritimes issued by Environment Canada at
3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday 20 August 2017 for tonight and Monday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 8:00 p.m. ADT.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Note..The strong wind warning program is active from April 15 to
 November 15.

Fundy
Grand Manan
Lurcher.
Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light near midnight then
 increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Monday afternoon. Chance of showers
 late this afternoon and this evening with a risk of thunderstorms.
 Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Browns Bank
Georges Bank
LaHave Bank
West Scotian Slope.
Wind west 15 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 this evening then
 diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early Monday morning. Wind backing
 to southwest 10 to 15 Monday evening. Fog patches over northern
 sections late this afternoon and this evening.

Southwestern Shore
Eastern Shore - western half.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 15 near midnight
 then increasing to west 15 to 20 Monday afternoon. Fog patches
 dissipating this evening.

Eastern Shore - eastern half
Fourchu.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 late
 this evening then backing to southwest 15 Monday afternoon. Periods
 of rain ending early this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog
 patches dissipating early Monday morning.

Sable - eastern half
East Scotian Slope - eastern half.
Wind south 20 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 this
 evening then veering to northwest 10 to 15 Monday morning. Wind
 backing to southwest 10 to 15 Monday afternoon. Periods of rain
 ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches
 dissipating early Monday morning.

Sable - western half
East Scotian Slope - western half.
Wind southwest 20 knots veering to west 15 early this evening then to
 northwest 15 early Monday morning. Wind backing to westerly 10 to 15
 Monday afternoon. Periods of rain ending this evening with a risk of
 thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Banquereau - western half
Laurentian Fan - western half.
Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots veering to southwest 15 to 20 near
 midnight then to northwest 10 to 15 early Monday morning. Wind
 backing to southwesterly 10 to 15 Monday evening. Periods of rain
 ending late overnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches
 forming this evening and dissipating Monday morning.

Banquereau - eastern half
Laurentian Fan - eastern half.
Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 early
 Monday morning then veering to westerly 10 to 15 Monday afternoon.
 Periods of rain ending early Monday morning with a risk of
 thunderstorms. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating
 Monday afternoon.

Cabot Strait - southern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly 25 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 this
 evening then becoming westerly 15 early Monday morning. Wind
 increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Monday evening. Periods of rain
 ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms.

Cabot Strait - northern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 45 in the Wreckhouse
 area. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 late this afternoon
 then becoming westerly 15 early Monday morning. Wind increasing to
 southwest 15 to 20 Monday evening. Periods of rain ending near
 midnight with a risk of thunderstorms.

Northumberland Strait - eastern half
Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind south 25 knots veering to southwest 15 to 20 late this afternoon
 then to west 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest
 10 to 15 Monday morning then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Monday
 afternoon. A few showers and fog patches ending late this evening
 with a risk of thunderstorms.

Northumberland Strait - western half
Gulf - Magdalen - western half
Chaleur - Miscou.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to west 15 to 20 this evening then
 diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 early Monday morning. Wind
 increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Monday afternoon. A few showers
 ending this evening. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon.

Anticosti - western half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to westerly 20 early this
 evening with gusts to 30 along the coast. Wind westerly 20 with
 gusts to 30 along the coast Monday. A few showers ending this
 evening. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon. A few showers
 beginning Monday evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches
 dissipating near midnight.

Anticosti - eastern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots veering to west 15 to 20 near midnight
 then backing to southwest 20 to 25 Monday evening. A few showers
 ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches
 dissipating late overnight.

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