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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 December 2022

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to south 10 to 15 knots late this morning and to south 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to south 30 this evening and to south 35 to 40 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 20 Sunday afternoon then veering to northwest 15 Sunday evening.

Rain Sunday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 03 December 2022
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 early this evening and to 3 to 4 after midnight. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 December 2022
Monday Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind east 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 December 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 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 Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac 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 EST 2 December 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 2 December 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5149N 5612W to 5130N 5500W to 5130N 5315W to 5230N 5245W to
5400N 5315W to 5815N 5545W to 6000N 5310W to 5745N 4700W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM AST 03 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 3 December 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the southern Marine
District.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today departing ridge located east of the Marine
District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located on a line north-south over
New England.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Sunday trough located on a line north-south
over Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:41 AM AST 3 December 2022 A trough of low pressure is forecast to approach the district tonight
and will track across the region to lie over eastern waters late in
the day Sunday. Today strong to gale force southerly winds will
develop over northern and eastern waters and then spread across the
region by Sunday morning. In the wake of this trough, strong to gale
force westerly winds will begin to diminish late in the day Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Laurentian Fan.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery, lfa34.

Sunday...Winds southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 25 early in
the morning then diminishing to northwest 15 in the evening. Seas 3
to 4 metres becoming 2 metres late in the day.

Monday...Winds light increasing south 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas near 1 metre.

Tuesday...Southeasterly 20 knots. Seas zero to 1 metres becoming 2
meteres in the afternoon.

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