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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 March 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 knots backing to southeast 15 this afternoon then increasing to easterly 25 after midnight. Wind increasing to southeast 40 Friday morning then diminishing to southwest 30 Friday evening.

Showers beginning overnight changing to rain Friday morning then to showers Friday afternoon. Risk of thunderstorms Friday afternoon. Fog patches forming Friday morning and dissipating Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 20 March 2019
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 March 2019
Saturday Wind southwesterly 25 to 35 knots becoming northwesterly 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind westerly 20 knots.
Monday Wind variable 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 March 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water. 

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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 10:00 AM EDT 20 March 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6525W to Nova
Scotia near 4500N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4450N 6225W to 4450N
6210W to 4510N 6100W to 4600N 5930W to 4545N 5650W to 4635N 5605W to
4725N 5625W to Newfoundland near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 March 2019

'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 ADT 21 March 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the southern Marine
District.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 990 mb located southwest of the
Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday low 980 mb located over southern Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:50 AM ADT 21 March 2019 A developing low pressure system will approach southwestern waters
Friday morning and will move to lie over Southern Maine by evening.
Winds will increase to gale force easterlies ahead of the low then
shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters. In addition, higher than normal water levels can be expected
during high tide along the Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia and parts of
the Bay of Fundy coast on Friday.

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