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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 18 February 2019

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind north 15 to 20 knots backing to northwest 25 after midnight. Wind northwest 25 Tuesday.

Flurries ending Tuesday afternoon.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray.

Temperatures minus 5 falling to minus 12 overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 18 February 2019
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 18 February 2019
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 February 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water except 7 tenths grey ice in the extreme eastern section. 

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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 Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 February 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4510N 6610W Nova
Scotia near 4440N 6550W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4400N 6440W to 4500N
6130W to 4455N 5830W to 4555N 5715W to 4720N 5850W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 7 tenths grey ice in the extreme eastern section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

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Issued 8:00 PM AST 18 February 2019

Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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 8:00 PM AST 18 February 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight quasi-stationary low located over
Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight intensifying low 995 mb located south of
East Scotian Slope.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday departing low 985 mb located southeast
of Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM AST 18 February 2019 A low pressure system tracking south of East Scotian Slope this
evening will intensify as it tracks eastward to lie southeast of
Laurentian Fan overnight tonight. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies are expected in the wake of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen -
northeastern half and Anticosti.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope,
Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen - southwestern half and
Chaleur-Miscou.

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