Banquereau - northwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 22 November 2017

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 after midnight and to southeast 40 late overnight. Wind increasing to south 50 early Thursday morning then diminishing to southwest 40 near noon Thursday. Wind diminishing to west 30 Thursday evening.

Periods of rain beginning after midnight and ending Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 22 November 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 late this afternoon then building to 3 to 4 Thursday morning. Seas building to 5 to 7 near noon Thursday then subsiding to 3 to 5 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 22 November 2017
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind light increasing to south 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50 late in the day.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Banquereau - northwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM AST 22 November 2017

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:00 AM AST 22 November 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located from New England to Cape
Hatteras.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located from Anticosti Island to
Georges Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 999 mb located southwest of Georges
Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Thursday intensifying low 980 mb located over
Cabot Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:55 AM AST 22 November 2017 A trough of low pressure west of the region will spawn a low centre
southwest of Georges Bank this evening. This low will intensify as it
tracks northeastward across the marine district overnight tonight to
lie over Cabot Strait Thursday morning. Gale to storm force
southerlies ahead of this trough will shift to strong to gale force
northwesterlies behind it. These northwesterlies could reach storm
force over Gulf waters and Cabot Strait on Thursday.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian
Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau - northwestern half and Cabot Strait.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except Fundy and
Grand Manan.

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