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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 13 December 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots backing to west 10 to 15 this afternoon then to southwest 15 to 20 Friday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 25 to 30 Friday afternoon.

Showers beginning early Friday morning.

Temperatures minus 6 rising to plus 7 Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 13 December 2018
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 13 December 2018
Saturday Wind southwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind east 15 knots backing to north 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Open water. 

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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 EST 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4615N 6115W to 4705N
6400W to 4850N 6350W to 4925N 6515W to 4910N 6700W to 4955N 6605W to
4845N 6155W to 5115N 5740W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5725W. Sea ice
west and north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from 4745N 6130W to 4715N 6215W to 4705N
6155W to 4735N 6110W to 4745N 6130W. Sea ice within the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 13 December 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today departing low 952 mb located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
New England.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Friday ridge located on a line north-south over
the western Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Friday approaching trough located east of the
Great Lakes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:42 AM AST 13 December 2018 An intense low pressure system east of the Grand Banks will continue
to move northeastward away from the district today. Strong to gale
force northerly winds in its wake will gradually diminish today over
western waters and tonight over eastern waters. On Friday a ridge of
high pressure will build over southwestern waters and then move south
of the Scotian Slope. Moderate to strong west to southwest winds will
prevail north of this feature.

Cold air will give freezing spray to parts of the northern half of
the marine district today. Milder temperatures are expected with the
return of the westerlies tonight and Friday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Sable-eastern half, East Scotian Slope-eastern half and Laurentian
Fan-western half.

In addition, freezing spray warnings are in effect for eastern shore,
Fourchu, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait-eastern half,
Gulf-Magdalen, and Anticosti.

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