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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots with gusts to 35 in Chedabucto Bay. Wind diminishing to north 15 to 20 late this evening and to light late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon then veering to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Showers ending late this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 22 September 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018
Monday Wind northerly 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southerly 20 to 25 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 22 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4700W to 5100N 4700W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 3:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today cold front located from Newfoundland to
Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Laurentian Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southeastern Northumberland Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:27 PM ADT 22 September 2018 A cold front will continue to sweep through the marine district this
afternoon before exiting the region later this evening.

Ahead of the cold front, strong to gale force southwesterly winds
will persist over eastern waters into this evening. In its wake,
strong to gale force northwesterly winds will begin to gradually
diminish this evening, except over northern waters where westerly
winds are forecast to remain strong.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou, and
Anticosti.

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