Georges Bank


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 25 June 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots veering to northwest 25 to 30 early this evening then to north 20 to 25 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to north 15 to 20 near noon Tuesday then backing to west 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon.

A few showers ending late overnight. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and this evening.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 25 June 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 25 June 2018
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to southerly 25.
Friday Wind southerly 20 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 25 June 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4706N 5507W to 4600N 5315W to 4700N 4715W to 4800N 4615W to 5700N

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5029N 5947W to Newfoundland near 4855N 5827W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 25 June 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today deepening low 1002 mb located near Sable
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low 992 mb located over Banquereau.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday departing low 990 mb located east of

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:17 PM ADT 25 June 2018 A low pressure system near Sable Island will slowly track eastward
across Banquereau tonight and Tuesday morning before moving away from
the dsitrict later on Tuesday. Strong to gale force northeasterly
winds will develop north of the low while strong to gale force
northwesterlies are expected behind it. Westerly gales developing
south of the low on Tuesday could be close to storm force at times.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait - eastern half
and Gulf-Magdalen - southeastern half.

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