Georges Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots veering to west 20 to 25 this afternoon then diminishing to north 10 to 15 near midnight. Wind increasing to east 25 to 30 overnight. Wind east 25 to 30 Sunday.

A few showers beginning this evening. Risk of thunderstorms overnight and Sunday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this afternoon and to 1 to 2 near midnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018
Monday Wind east 20 to 25 knots becoming northwest 20 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

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 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
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5125N 5740W to Newfoundland near
5045N 5705W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4651N 5409W to 4600N 5345W to 4500N 4700W to 4545N 4530W to 4800N
4530W to 5300N 4745W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 5955W to Newfoundland near 4924N 5808W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1001 mb located near Prince Edward
Island.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 1001 mb located over southern
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
New Brunswick.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday approaching low located southwest of
Georges Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM ADT 26 May 2018 A broad area of low pressure centred near Prince Edward Island will
drift eastward to lie over Southern Newfoundland this afternoon.
South of the low, strong to gale force southwesterly winds will
persist until this evening over the southern most waters until winds
switch to strong northerlies behind the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
East Scotian Slope and Laurentian Fan.

Atlantic - Maritimes Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: