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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 11 December 2017

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwesterly 20 late this evening then veering to northwest 20 to 25 late overnight. Wind veering to northeast 15 to 20 Tuesday morning then to easterly 20 to 25 Tuesday evening.

Showers ending Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 11 December 2017
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 11 December 2017
Wednesday Wind southeasterly 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwesterly 20 to 30 late in the day.
Thursday Wind southwest 35 knots.
Friday Wind westerly 30 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 late in the day.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island 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 Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 11 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 11 December 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 12 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5330N 4800W to 5500N 4800W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 11 December 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1011 mb located over northeastern
Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday departing low 1012 mb located north
of Banquereau.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight deepening low 1004 mb located south of
the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday approaching low 989 mb located southwest
of Maine.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Tuesday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:51 PM AST 11 December 2017 A low pressure system south of the Great Lakes tonight will intensify
as it tracks eastward toward the Maritimes on Tuesday. Strong to gale
force southeasterlies will develop ahead of the low Tuesday evening.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East
Scotian Slope, Northumberland Strait - western half, and Chaleur -
Miscou.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti.

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