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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 23 February 2018

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind light increasing to southerly 15 to 20 knots early this evening and to southerly 20 to 25 near midnight. Wind veering to west 25 early Saturday morning then to northwest 20 Saturday evening.

Chance of rain tonight. Fog patches forming near midnight and dissipating Saturday morning.

Low tonight zero. High Saturday plus 6.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 23 February 2018
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less early this evening then building to 1 to 2 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 23 February 2018
Sunday Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 30 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots veering to northwest 25.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 February 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 23 February 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6330W to 4500N
6130W to 4530N 5720W to 4725N 5730W to Newfoundland near 4705N
5555W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 23 February 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5309W to 4700N 4815W to 5000N 4630W to 5115N 4630W to 5700N
5330W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Feb estimated from Newfoundland
near 5134N 5600W to the Labrador coast near 5154N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 23 February 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. AST today high 1042 mb located over Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday high 1029 mb located south of Laurentian
Fan.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located over the Great Lakes.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday trough located on a line north-south
over the eastern Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:18 PM AST 23 February 2018 A trough of low pressure will approach from the west tonight and then
cross the district on Saturday. Winds will increase to strong
southerlies ahead of the trough then veer to strong to near gale
force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti.

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