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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 May 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind southeast 30 knots and locally gusts to 45 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 this afternoon then veering to northwest 30 this evening. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late overnight then increasing to southwest 20 Monday morning. Wind veering to northwest 25 Monday evening.

Rain and fog banks ending this evening. Showers beginning Monday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 20 May 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight. Seas building to 2 to 3 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 20 May 2018
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to north 15.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday Bergy water except consolidated first-year ice in some bays along the Quebec coast. 

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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 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 EDT 20 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6015W to 5000N 6000W to
5100N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5030N 5725W. Sea ice north of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Bergy water except consolidated first-year ice in some bays along
the Quebec coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 20 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5334W to 4615N 5200W to 4600N 4630W to 4745N 4400W to 4900N
4345W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 May estimated from Quebec near
5047N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5002N 5742W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 20 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing ridge located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 999 mb located over western
Labrador.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 975 mb located northeast of Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:49 AM NDT 20 May 2018 An intensifying low pressure system will approach from the west today
and move over Belle Isle Bank by this evening. The low will then move
northeastward away from the district overnight. Strong to gale force
southerly winds will spread across all waters as the low approaches
today. Winds will shift to strong to gale force west to
northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast, Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, and
Northern Grand Banks.

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