East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 September 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind east 25 knots backing to northeast 30 near noon. Wind northeast 30 tonight and Wednesday.

Rain ending after midnight. Risk of thunderstorms late this morning and this afternoon.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 18 September 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near noon and to 3 to 4 near noon Wednesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 18 September 2018
Thursday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Friday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.
Saturday Wind south 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018 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 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 EDT 4 August 2018

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4804N 5255W to 4815N 4800W to 5300N 4800W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
iceberg limit.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 18 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough located south of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday quasi-stationary trough located on a
line east-west over the southern Grand Banks.

By 3:00 a.m. NDT Wednesday approaching low 1004 mb located south
of Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:54 AM NDT 18 September 2018 A trough of low pressure south of Newfoundland will gradually move
southeastwards to lie nearly stationary on an east-west line over the
Southern Grand Banks Wednesday morning. Strong to gale force
northeasterly winds north of the trough will continue throughout the
forecast period.

By Wednesday morning, a low south of Nova Scotia will approach the
southern marine district. This low will cause the strong
northeasterly winds over the Southwestern Grand Banks to increase to
gale force easterlies on Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, and Southwestern Grand Banks.

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