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Laurentian Fan


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 22 February 2024

Tonight and Friday.

Wind south 25 knots becoming variable 25 near midnight then increasing to northerly 30 late overnight. Wind diminishing to north 15 to 20 Friday morning and to variable 10 to 15 late Friday afternoon.

Rain and fog patches ending Friday morning.


Issued 05:00 PM AST 22 February 2024
Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 22 February 2024
Saturday Wind south 20 knots increasing to south 30 in the morning and to south 40 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to westerly 20.
Monday Wind southwesterly 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 February 2024 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 February 2024 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4529N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4509N 6448W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4558N 5948W to 4615N
5923W to 4757N 6116W to 4711N 6256W to 4803N 6303W to 4942N 5853W to
4816N 5942W to 4728N 5922W to Newfoundland near 4707N 5547W. Sea ice
southwest then north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:44 PM EST 22 February 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4740N 5030W to 5000N 4730W to 5100N 4735W to 5530N
5140W to 5815N 5730W to 6100N 5500W to 5645N 4505W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5729W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (Ended)

Gale warning ended

Laurentian Fan

Issued 8:00 PM AST 22 February 2024

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 22 February 2024 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 998 mb located south of East Scotian
By 3:00 a.m. AST Friday trough from 992 mb low located over
Laurentian Fan extending northeastward.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Friday approaching trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Maine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:43 PM AST 22 February 2024 Strong to gale force east to northeast winds are occurring over
southern waters between a ridge of high pressure over Newfoundland
and a low pressure system south of East Scotian Slope. The low will
move through southeastern waters tonight and Friday morning with
strong northwesterlies diminishing in its wake. Another trough of low
pressure will approach the district late in the day Friday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
West Scotian Slope and East Scotian Slope.

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