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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 17 November 2018

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwesterly 35 knots diminishing to northwesterly 25 this morning then backing to westerly 20 early this evening. Wind veering to northwest 15 overnight then diminishing to light Sunday afternoon.

Showers this morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 17 November 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this afternoon and to 1 to 2 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 17 November 2018
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 2:25 PM EST 16 November 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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Map of St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River marine weather areas Mont-Louis - 45138 Lake Nipissing - 45152 North Bay Airport Beauport Deschambault Île d'Orléans L'Assomption Trois-Rivières Airport Île aux-Grues Lac Saint-Pierre Montréal-Trudeau Int'l Airport Saint-Hubert Airport Lac Memphrémagog Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Saint-Anicet Baie-Comeau Airport Cap-Rouge Île Rouge Pointe de l'Islet Pointe Claveau Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat CFB Bagotville Jonquière Mistook Normandin Roberval Airport Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Brier Island Yarmouth Airport North Cape
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 2:25 PM EST 16 November 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to
4645N 6440W to New Brunswick near 4735N 6450W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4740N 6535W to
4755N 6540W to 4805N 6610W to Quebec near 4805N 6545W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4855N 6715W to 4900N 6735W
to Quebec near 4920N 6725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 03:00 AM AST 17 November 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 980 mb located over Cabot Strait.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 976 mb located northeast
of Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday ridge located over the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:43 AM AST 17 November 2018 As a low pressure system continues to move towards Newfoundland and
away from the district today, gale force westerlies will slowly
diminish from west to east. Gale to storm force winds in the south
and eastern marine district will diminish by this evening.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Sable, East Scotian Slope, Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.
Gale warnings are in effect for Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank,
West Scotian Slope, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, eastern shore,
Fourchu, Cabot Strait, and Gulf-Magdalen-eastern half.

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