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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 13 November 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 20 to 25 knots veering to northwest 30 late this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday morning and to light Thursday afternoon.

Flurries ending Thursday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 13 November 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Thursday morning and to 1 to 2 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 13 November 2019
Friday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to south 30 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 30.
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 13 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday 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 EST 13 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Miscou Island near 4800N 6430W to 4905N
6125W to Quebec near 5010N 6010W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4830W to 5145N 4715W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 3:30 PM AST 13 November 2019

'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 AST 13 November 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. AST today departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southwestern Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight high 1031 mb located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday high 1034 mb located over Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:03 PM AST 13 November 2019 A cold strong to gale force west to northwesterly flow has developed
over the district in the wake of a cold front. These winds will
gradually diminish on Thursday as a ridge of high pressure builds
over the Maritimes.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau - northern half, Cabot Strait and all of Gulf of St
Lawrence waters.


Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is
In effect for Anticosti.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
fishery.

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Tonight..Winds northwest 25 knots. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Thursday..Winds northwest 15 becoming light early in the morning then
increasing to southwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon and south 20 in the
evening. Seas less than 1 metre.

Friday..Winds southwest 20 to 25 knots increasing to southwest 30 in
the morning. Seas 1 metre increasing to 2 in the morning and 2 to 3
in the afternoon. Choppy seas in the afternoon.

Lfa38
Tonight..Winds northwest 30 knots. Seas 2 metres.

Thursday..Winds northwest 15 becoming light early in the morning then
increasing to southwest 15 in the afternoon and southwest 20 in the
evening. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to less than 1 metre in the
morning then building to 1 to 2 metres in the evening.

Friday..Winds south 25 knots increasing to southwest 30 in the
morning. Seas 1 to 2 metres increasing to 2 to 3 near noon. Choppy
seas in the afternoon.

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