East Scotian Slope
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 2022
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 early this morning and to south 25 to 30 near noon. Wind increasing to southwest 30 to 35 this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 20 to 25 this evening. Wind backing to south 20 to 25 Tuesday morning.
Showers with a risk of thunderstorms.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 May 2022
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 25 September 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4804N 5255W to 4815N 5215W to 5115N 4900W to 5345N 4830W to 5615N
5030W to 5845N 5545W to 5945N 5255W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5045N 5909W to 5019N 5833W to Newfoundland near 5006N 5736W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Scotian SlopeIssued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 2022
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 26 September 2022 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over eastern Ontario.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the St. Lawrence River.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:56 AM ADT 26 September 2022 A trough of low pressure approaching from the west will make its
Way across the marine district tonight to lie over Anticosti Island
Monday evening. Moderate to strong southerlies ahead of the trough
will become strong to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, west scotia slope and East Scotian Slope.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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