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Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 17 September 2021

Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind south 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 this evening and to south 20 to 25 Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Showers and fog patches Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 17 September 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 metre.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 17 September 2021
Sunday Wind variable 15 knots increasing to north 25 to 35 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind north 25 knots backing to northwest 15 to 20.
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 17 September 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Sep estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5237N 5546W to 5300N 5430W to 5445N 5145W to 5800N 5700W to
6240N 6015W to 6310N 5640W to 5925N 5230W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 17 September 2021

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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 3:30 PM ADT 17 September 2021 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located on a line east-west over
Banquereau.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday ridge located east of the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight intensifying low 1011 mb located southwest
of the Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday intensifying low 1003 mb located near
Georges Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:13 PM ADT 17 September 2021 A low pressure system southeast of Cape Hatteras is expected to
intensify as it approaches the marine areas on Saturday. This low is
expected to give strong to gale force winds over the offshore waters
south of Nova Scotia Saturday and Sunday. As the low tracks over
southeastern waters later on Sunday, these winds may reach storm
force.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank - southern half, West Scotian Slope - southern half and
East Scotian Slope southern half.

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