West Scotian Slope: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 23 November 2014 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the Marine District.
By 8:00 a.m. AST Monday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 8:00 a.m. AST Monday low 981 mb located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday low 979 mb located over western Quebec.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:53 PM AST 23 November 2014 On Monday an intense low pressure system will move into Western
Quebec and give strong to gale force southerlies across the district.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Marine waters except eastern shore..Sable..East Scotian Slope..
Fourchu..Banquereau..Laurentian Fan..And Cabot Strait.

Outlook for the start up of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery:

Tuesday..Southwesterly 25 to 35 knots.

Wednesday..Westerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to 15 to 20 near noon
and to light in the afternoon.

Thursday..Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northeast 10
to 15 late in the day.