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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 05 December 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind light increasing to northwesterly 15 knots early this evening then backing to west 15 to 20 Friday morning.

Flurries or showers ending this afternoon. Flurries Friday morning.

Temperatures plus 3 falling to minus 2 overnight then rising to plus 3 Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 05 December 2019
Saturday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots backing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 40 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 5 DECEMBER 2019 TODAY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY ICE FREE. 

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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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 5 DECEMBER 2019 TODAY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY

Ice Edge

ICE EDGE ESTIMATED FROM NEW BRUNSWICK NEAR 4630N 6440W TO 4850N
6335W TO 4850N 6110W TO 5050N 5805W TO NEWFOUNDLAND NEAR 5035N
5720W. SEA ICE NORTH AND WEST OF THE ICE EDGE.

Ice Coverage

ICE FREE.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 5 December 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 990 mb located over eastern Banquereau.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 98 mb located over the
northeastern Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Friday approaching low 1014 mb located over
Cape Cod.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:48 AM AST 5 December 2019 A low pressure system over Eastern Banquereau will track northeast to
lie over the Northeastern Grand Banks this evening. This low is
expected to bring gale force southwesterlies westerlies and
northwesterlies for Laurentian Fan and Banquereau.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Laurentian Fan - eastern half and Banquereau.

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