Marine Forecasts for the Maritimes


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FQCN13 CWHX 231300
Marine forecasts for the Maritimes issued by Environment Canada at
10:00 a.m. ADT Friday 23 June 2017 for today tonight and Saturday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 3:30 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.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 10 to 15 knots this afternoon and
 to southwest 20 late overnight. Wind southwest 20 Saturday. A few
 showers beginning this afternoon and ending Saturday afternoon with
 a risk of thunderstorms. Fog banks forming this afternoon.

Grand Manan
Lurcher.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 20 this evening
 then veering to southwest 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to
 southwest 15 Saturday evening. A few showers and fog banks beginning
 this afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms.

Browns Bank
Georges Bank.
Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 20 this evening
 then veering to southwest 25 late overnight. Wind diminishing to
 southwest 15 Saturday evening. A few showers beginning this evening
 with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog banks forming this afternoon.

Southwestern Shore.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots near noon and
 to southerly 20 this evening. Wind veering to southwest 25 early
 Saturday morning. A few showers and fog banks beginning near
 midnight with a risk of thunderstorms.

LaHave Bank
West Scotian Slope.
Wind light increasing to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots near noon then
 backing to southerly 20 this evening. Wind veering to southwest 25
 early Saturday morning. A few showers and fog banks beginning near
 midnight with a risk of thunderstorms.

Eastern Shore
Fourchu.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots this afternoon and to
 southerly 20 late overnight. Wind veering to southwest 25 Saturday
 morning. A few showers beginning Saturday morning with a risk of
 thunderstorms. Fog banks forming late overnight.

Sable
East Scotian Slope.
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots this afternoon then
 backing to southerly 20 late overnight. Wind veering to southwest 25
 Saturday morning. A few showers beginning Saturday morning with a
 risk of thunderstorms. Fog banks forming late overnight.

Banquereau
Laurentian Fan.
Wind southwesterly 10 to 15 knots backing to southerly 20 early
 Saturday morning then veering to southwest 25 Saturday afternoon. A
 few showers and fog banks beginning near noon Saturday with a risk
 of thunderstorms.

Cabot Strait - southern half
Northumberland Strait - eastern half
Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 10 to 15 knots becoming light early this afternoon then
 increasing to south 15 this evening. Wind increasing to south 20
 late overnight then veering to southwest 25 Saturday morning.
 Periods of rain and fog patches beginning this evening with a risk
 of thunderstorms.

Cabot Strait - northern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 10 to 15 knots becoming light early this afternoon then
 increasing to south 15 this evening. Wind increasing to south 20
 late overnight with gusts to 45 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind
 becoming southwest 25 near noon Saturday. Periods of rain and fog
 patches beginning this evening with a risk of thunderstorms.

Northumberland Strait - western half
Gulf - Magdalen - western half
Chaleur - Miscou.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots backing to southerly 15 this afternoon
 then increasing to southerly 20 after midnight. Wind diminishing to
 southwest 15 Saturday afternoon then veering to west 10 to 15
 Saturday evening. Periods of rain and fog patches beginning this
 evening with a risk of thunderstorms.

Anticosti - southwestern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots this afternoon and to
 southerly 20 late overnight. Wind veering to west 20 Saturday
 afternoon. Periods of rain beginning this evening with a risk of
 thunderstorms. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating
 Saturday afternoon.

Anticosti - northeastern half.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind easterly 10 to 15 knots veering to southeast 15 this afternoon
 then increasing to southerly 20 late overnight. Wind veering to west
 20 Saturday afternoon. Periods of rain beginning this evening with a
 risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating Saturday afternoon.

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