Browns Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 13 November 2018

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 35 to 45 knots veering to westerly 35 near midnight then to northwest 45 early Wednesday morning.

Rain and fog patches ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Showers or flurries beginning near noon Wednesday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 13 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 this evening and to 5 to 7 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 13 November 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the morning and to light late in the day.
Friday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots veering to southwesterly 35.
Saturday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

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

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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 EST 13 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Browns Bank

Issued 8:00 PM AST 13 November 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 8:00 PM AST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight deepening low 998 mb located near Grand
Manan.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Wednesday intensifying low 970 mb located east
of Anticosti Island.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday departing low 948 mb located northeast
of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM AST 13 November 2018 A low pressure system currently near Grand Manan will rapidly
intensify as it tracks northeastward across the Bay of Fundy this
evening and across the Gulf of St. Lawrence overnight and Wednesday
morning. Winds ahead of the approaching low will reach gale to storm
force southerlies. As the low passes, winds will become gale to storm
force westerlies and persist for the remainder of Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

High winds on Wednesday will produce rough and pounding surf along
west facing shorelines in the Gulf of St Lawrence.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
fishery:
Tonight..Winds to southeast 45 over Grand Manan (lfa 38, western lfa
36). Winds becoming southwest 25 later in the evening then shifting
to west 30 to 35 around midnight.
Wednesday..Winds west 40 (lfa 36), and northwest 45 knots lfa 38).
Thursday..Winds northwest 35 knots diminishing to 25 early in the
morning and then to 15 in the afternoon. Winds becoming light late in
the day.

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