East Scotian Slope

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 24 March 2019

Tonight and Monday.

Wind west 25 knots backing to southwest 20 to 25 late overnight then diminishing to west 15 early Monday evening.

Showers beginning Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 24 March 2019
Tonight and Monday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 early this evening and to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 24 March 2019
Tuesday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 March 2019 Today Tonight and Monday 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 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 EDT 24 March 2019 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6525W to Nova
Scotia near 4500N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4450N 6225W to 4450N
6210W to 4510N 6100W to 4605N 5925W to 4605N 5735W to Newfoundland
near 4730N 5605W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 March 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5310W to 4110N 5140W to 4110N 4935W to 4615N 4145W to 4930N
4110W to 5620N 5315W to 5650N 5400W to 6020N 5900W to 6200N 5630W to
5740N 4820W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5037N 5928W to Newfoundland near 4942N 5754W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 24 March 2019 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from the Strait of Belle
Isle to Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday trough located from Newfoundland to
Browns Bank.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday approaching ridge located over Ontario.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:59 PM ADT 24 March 2019 A trough of low pressure over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will move
southward across the central marine district tonight, then drift
eastward on Monday. Behind the trough, gale force westerlies over
northern waters will diminish tonight. Colder air will move into the
northern marine district and push southward.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Anticosti.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Cabot Strait - northern
half, Gulf-Magdalen - northern half and Anticosti.

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