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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 16 January 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to southeast 15 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 25 to 30 Wednesday afternoon.

Rain or snow beginning early Wednesday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.

Temperatures zero rising to plus 6 Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 16 January 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 2 this morning and to 1 this evening. Seas building to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 16 January 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind west 20 to 25 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 January 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4555N
5935W to 4645N 5955W to 4725N 5910W to 4805N 6155W to 4840N 6145W.
Sea ice south of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 4840N 6145W to 4910N 6125W to 4945N
6155W to 4950N 5840W to 4825N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4800N
5915W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

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

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 16 January 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located from Labrador to New England.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Wednesday ridge located over the Maritimes.

At 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday low 1018 mb located over Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday low 1010 mb located over the northern
Gulf of Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:47 AM AST 16 January 2018 A low pressure system currently located over Banquereau will track
northeastward to lie east of Newfoundland later today. Strong to gale
force southerlies ahead of the low shift to strong to gale force
northerlies behind it. Winds diminish to moderate to strong
northerlies later today as the low pulls away and eventually to light
northerlies as the high pressure builds in.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Cabot Strait,
Northumberland Strait - eastern half, Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti -
southeastern half.

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