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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 18 December 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light becoming southerly 15 knots early this evening then becoming variable 10 to 15 after midnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 near noon Tuesday and to southwest 20 to 25 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to westerly 35 Tuesday evening.

A few flurries beginning this afternoon changing to a few flurries or showers early this evening then to showers Tuesday morning.

Temperatures minus 6 rising to plus 8 Tuesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 18 December 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 Tuesday afternoon and to 2 to 3 Tuesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 December 2017
Wednesday Wind westerly 35 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) 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 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 Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 1:49 PM EST 17 December 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4625N 6235W to 4640N 6345W
to 4705N 6350W to 4710N 6450W to 4750N 6420W to 4845N 6405W to
Prince Edward Island near 4850N 6415W. Sea ice south of the ice
edge.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Fundy

Issued 10:00 AM AST 18 December 2017

'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 10:00 AM AST 18 December 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the western Marine
District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located near Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday trough located on a line north-south over
the central Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:47 AM AST 18 December 2017 Strong northwesterly winds will continue to weaken today as a ridge
moves in from the west. A trough of low pressure extending from
Quebec will swing though the marine district on Tuesday. Strong to
gale force westerlies are expected in its wake beginning Tuesday
evening.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank and Georges Bank.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Cabot Strait - northern half.

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