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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 10 December 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind northwesterly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to north 15 late overnight and to light early Tuesday morning.

Flurries ending near midnight.

Low tonight minus 4. High Tuesday plus 2.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 10 December 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 10 December 2018
Wednesday Wind north 10 to 15 knots increasing to northerly 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15.
Friday Wind southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 10 December 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4545N 6210W to 4630N
6150W to 4705N 6400W to 4850N 6350W to 4925N 6515W to 4910N 6700W to
4955N 6605W to 4845N 6155W to 5115N 5740W to Newfoundland near 5040N
5715W. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 4700N 6155W to 4715N 6220W to 4750N
6130W to 4735N 6105W to 4700N 6155W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 10 December 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5130N 5430W to 5230N 5000W to 5500N 5000W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Dec estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5145N 5630W to Newfoundland near 5125N 5615W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 10 December 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Great Northern Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday high 1025 mb located over Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Tuesday high 1022 mb located over East Scotian
Slope.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:40 PM AST 10 December 2018 A trough of low pressure over Northern Newfoundland will move south
to Banquereau Tuesday morning before moving east of the forecast
waters. Strong to gale force northwesterlies are forecast near the
trough over eastern waters tonight into Tuesday morning. The cold
northwesterlies will also give freezing spray to much of the northern
marine district.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan-northeastern half, Cabot Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen northeastern half and Anticosti-eastern half.

In addition, freezing spray warnings are in effect for Grand Manan,
Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen-southwestern half,
Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

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