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Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 21 September 2023

Tonight and Friday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwesterly 30 knots with gusts to 35 veering to north 20 to 25 after midnight then diminishing to northwest 15 Friday afternoon.

Showers ending Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 21 September 2023
Tonight and Friday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 21 September 2023
Saturday Wind west 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 20 to 25 in the morning.
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind easterly 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 June 2023 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 East Chedabucto Bay – 44488 West Chedabucto Bay – 44489 West Bay of Fundy – 44490 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 Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 14 June 2023

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 21 September 2023

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4926N 5355W to 5230N 4930W to 5330N 4930W to 5915N 5700W to 5955N
5120W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5132N 5647W to Newfoundland near 5124N 5628W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 21 September 2023

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3:30 PM ADT 21 September 2023 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located over the southern Gulf of
St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday departing trough located over Laurentian
Fan.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday quasi-stationary ridge located over the
western Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:20 PM ADT 21 September 2023 Tropical cyclone information: at 12:00 P.M. ADT hurricane nigel was
located near 42.2 north and 45.0 west, or about 440 nautical miles
southeast of Cape Race Newfoundland. Maximum sustained winds were
estimated at 75 knots and the minimum central pressure was 977 MB.
Nigel was moving northeast at 26 knots. Nigel will continue
accelerating northeastward over the next couple days.

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