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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 30 November 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 near midnight and to southeast 35 Tuesday morning with gusts to 50 in the Wreckhouse area.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 30 November 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 after midnight and to 3 to 4 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 30 November 2020
Wednesday Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Friday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 30 November 2020 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 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 30 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6645W to 4845N 6200W to
5015N 5915W to Quebec near 5045N 5900W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EST 30 November 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5551W to 5100N 5315W to 5500N 5200W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N
5300W to 5800N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Dec estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Cabot Strait - northern half

Issued 8:00 PM AST 30 November 2020

'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 30 November 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 992 mb located east of the Great Lakes.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday low 992 mb located over southern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:59 PM AST 30 November 2020 A low pressure system east of the Great Lakes will continue to track
slowly northward tonight and Tuesday. Strong to gale force southeast
winds over western waters will slowly spread eastward overnight into
Tuesday.

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

Outlook for the start of the southwest lobster fishery.

For lfa34.

Tonight...Winds southeast 25 knots becoming 35 knots tonight.
Seas building to 2 to 3 metres this evening.

Tuesday...Winds southeast 35 knots increasing to 40 to 45 knots in
the afternoon then decreasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots near
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 metres.

Wednesday...Winds westerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15
to 20 in the afternoon and to 20 to 25 in the evening. Seas 3 to 5
metres subsiding to near 3 metres in the afternoon and 2 to 3 metres
in the evening.

Thursday..Winds southwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 in
the evening. Seas near 2 metres.

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