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Cabot Strait - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 27 November 2022

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 25 knots backing to northwest 15 to 20 near noon then diminishing to light early this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 15 after midnight and to southeast 20 to 30 Monday morning. Wind backing to northeast 30 near noon Monday then diminishing to northwest 20 Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 35 Monday evening.

Rain Monday. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 27 November 2022
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 4 metres subsiding to 3 near noon and to 2 near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 27 November 2022
Tuesday Wind northwest 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 20 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southeast 35 knots increasing to southeast 40 to 50.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 November 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5539W to 5230N 5345W to 5430N 5400W to 5815N 5630W to
6000N 5310W to 5825N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Cabot Strait - northern half

Issued 03:00 AM AST 27 November 2022

'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 AST 27 November 2022 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. AST today departing low 972 mb located over eastern
Laurentian Fan.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Monday low 986 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 982 mb located over
Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Monday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:37 AM AST 27 November 2022 An intense low pressure system near the Grand Banks will move away
this morning. Gale to storm force northerlies will diminish in its
wake as a ridge moves across the district today. On Monday a second
low will move across the district to lie over Newfoundland Monday
evening. Gale to storm force southwesterlies will prevail near and
south of the low.

Marine interests are advised that a hurricane force wind warning is
in effect for Laurentian Fan - western half. Storm warnings are in
effect for Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope,
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan - eastern half. Gale warnings are in
effect for all remaining waters except Fundy, Grand Manan, and all
Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Tuesday...

Lfa33: winds north 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 by noon then
light. Seas 2 metres diminishing to 1 metre near noon.

Lfa34: winds north 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 by noon then
light in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 metres diminishing to 1 late in
the afternoon.

Wednesday...

Lfa33: winds light increasing to south 15 in the afternoon and south
25 late in the afternoon. Seas 1 metre increasing to 1 to 2 in the
afternoon.

Lfa34: winds light increasing to southerly 20 knots near noon and to
25 to 30 in the afternoon. Seas 1 metre.

Thursday...

Lfa33: winds south 40 to 50 knots becoming west 25 to 35 near noon.
In seas 2 to 3 metres increasing to 3 to 4 in the afternoon.

Lfa34: winds south 40 to 50 knots becoming west 30 in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 5 metres becoming 3 to 4 in the afternoon.

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