Lurcher

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 15 December 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to northeasterly 20 early Saturday morning. Wind backing to northwest 25 near noon Saturday.

Periods of snow or rain beginning late this evening changing to a few flurries near noon Saturday. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Temperatures near plus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 15 December 2017
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 15 December 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwesterly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 25 late in the day.

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 15 December 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 15 December 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. AST today quasi-stationary low 958 mb located over
northern Labrador.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1006 mb located east of Cape Hatteras.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday intensifying low 980 mb located over
Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday low 963 mb located east of the Avalon
Peninsula.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:12 PM AST 15 December 2017 A persistent large low pressure system over Northern Labrador will
maintain gale force west to southwesterlies over the northern half of
the marine district today. Another low will approach the district
rapidly from the southwest tonight and intensify as it crosses
Laurentian Fan Friday morning. Strong to gale force southeasterlies
will develop ahead of this system early Friday morning then shift to
gale to storm force westerlies behind it. Winds will diminish to
strong to gale force northwesterlies late on Friday as the low moves
away.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
East Scotian Slope - eastern half, Banquereau - southeastern half and
Laurentian Fan. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters
except Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, southwestern shore, Sable -
western half,eastern shore - western half, and Northumberland Strait.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.

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