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Cabot Strait - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2019

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots veering to easterly 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to southeast 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Wednesday morning and to southeast 35 Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 35 to 45 Wednesday evening.

Rain Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 22 October 2019
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early Wednesday morning and to 2 to 3 near noon Wednesday. Seas building to 3 to 5 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2019
Thursday Wind southeast 35 to 45 knots diminishing to westerly 20 in the morning.
Friday Wind westerly 15 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 June 2019 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 October 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5053N 5553W to 5045N 5430W to 5245N 5000W to 5400N 5000W to 5515N
5200W to 5700N 5600W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5152N 5605W to Newfoundland near 5134N 5555W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Cabot Strait - southern half

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 22 October 2019

'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 3:30 PM ADT 22 October 2019 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today weakening low 1010 mb located southwest of
the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight intensifying trough located on a line
north-south over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line north-south
over the Maritimes.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located from Quebec to the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday departing ridge located over
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:21 PM ADT 22 October 2019 A weakening low pressure system southwest of the marine district will
be absorbed by a trough of low pressure approaching from the west
tonight. The trough will track eastward across the marine district on
Wednesday.

Strong easterly winds north of the weakening low will increase to
strong to gale force southeasterlies tonight and spread eastward over
much of the marine district on Wednesday ahead of the trough,
shifting to strong westerlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Fundy, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope,
Banquereau, and Laurentian Fan.

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