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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 October 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 20 knots increasing to southeast 40 early this morning then diminishing to southeast 20 early this evening. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near midnight then increasing to west 25 Thursday morning.

Rain beginning early this morning and ending Thursday morning. Risk of thunderstorms today.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 23 October 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight and to 3 to 4 early Wednesday morning. Seas building to 4 to 6 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 23 October 2018
Thursday Wind west 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots increasing to northwest 25.
Saturday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 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 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 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5000W to 5500N 5100W to 5630N
5245W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 October 2018

'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 24 October 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today deepening low 1002 mb located near Lurcher.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:55 AM ADT 24 October 2018 A low pressure system in the Gulf of Maine this morning will continue
to intensify as it tracks northeastward across Nova Scotia today.
Strong to gale force southeast to northeast winds will develop ahead
of this system with strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except southwestern shore, LaHave Bank and East Scotian Slope.

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