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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 September 2020

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 45 near noon then diminishing to west 25 to 30 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 10 to 15 Thursday morning.

Rain with a risk of thunderstorms changing to showers early this morning and ending near midnight. Fog patches dissipating this afternoon.

High today plus 18. Low tonight plus 13. High Thursday plus 18.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
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Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 September 2020

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 23 September 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Post-tropical Storm Teddy 957 mb located
at 43.4N 63.5W.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Thursday Post-tropical Storm Teddy 978 mb located
at 51.8N 56.6W.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:43 AM ADT 23 September 2020 Post tropical storm Teddy is currently south of Halifax and will
continue to move across the marine district through the day today.
Storm to hurricane force winds are expected with this storm and will
push north and east through the morning and early afternoon as the
storm moves across the region.

Higher than normal water levels will bring large waves and rough,
pounding surf along parts of the Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia
through the morning and early afternoon.

At 3:00 A.M. ADT, post tropical storm Teddy is located near
Latitude 43.4 north and longitude 63.5 west, about 74 nautical miles
south of Halifax. Maximum sustained winds are estimated at 65 knots
and central pressure at 957 MB. Teddy is moving north northeast at 18

Marine interests are advised that hurricane warnings are in effect
for Sable, and East Scotian Slope. Storm warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian
Slope, eastern shore, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan - northern
half, and Cabot Strait - southern half. Gale warnings are in effect
for all remaining waters except Chaleur-Miscou - western half.

Marine interests are also advised that high water level warnings are
in effect for eastern shore and Fourchu. There is also a possibility
of higher than normal water levels along some Gulf of St. Lawrence
regions tonight and Wednesday.

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