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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 12 December 2017

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 late this evening then diminishing to southerly 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind veering to southwest 25 late Wednesday morning then increasing to southwest 40 early Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain and fog patches. Risk of thunderstorms tonight changing to flurries or showers late Wednesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 12 December 2017
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late this evening and to 4 to 6 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 12 December 2017
Thursday Wind westerly 35 knots diminishing to westerly 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light.
Saturday Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northerly 35.

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Issued 10:00 AM EST 12 December 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

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Issued 8:00 PM AST 12 December 2017

'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 8:00 PM AST 12 December 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing ridge located northeast of
Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight deepening low 992 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday low 967 mb located over the St. Lawrence
River.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:39 PM AST 12 December 2017 A low pressure system currently near Cape Cod will continue to deepen
tonight and Wednesday as it tracks northeastward to lie over the St.
Lawrence River Wednesday evening. Gale force southeasterlies ahead of
the low and will shift to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti.

In addition, marine interests are advised that higher than normal
waters levels can be expected at high tide along the Atlantic Coast
of Nova Scotia tonight and again at high tide on Wednesday. Higher
than normal water levels are also expected at high tide over the
Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence on Wednesday.

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