East Scotian Slope - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 October 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southerly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this morning then increasing to north 20 early this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 35 near midnight then diminishing to northwesterly 25 Monday morning. Wind backing to westerly 15 to 20 Monday evening.

Rain with a risk of thunderstorms changing to showers after midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 21 October 2018

East Scotian Slope - northwestern half

Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 this afternoon and to 2 to 3 Monday afternoon.

East Scotian Slope - southeastern half

Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 this evening and to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 October 2018
Tuesday Wind light increasing to southerly 25 knots late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southerly 30 knots diminishing to westerly 15 to 20.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 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 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5620W to 5030N 5400W to 5145N 5100W to 5430N 5100W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Scotian Slope - western half

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 October 2018

'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 3:00 AM ADT 21 October 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located from East Scotian Slope to
Cabot Strait.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Monday trough located southeast of the Marine
District.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT Monday building ridge located south of the Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:45 AM ADT 21 October 2018 A trough of low pressure over southeastern waters will move to lie
east of the district overnight tonight. Gale force southerly winds
ahead of the trough will become strong to gale force northwesterlies
in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore-eastern half,
Sable-eastern half, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.

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