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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 27 November 2021

Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots except southwest 30 in the Approaches. Wind becoming westerly 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind westerly 15 to 20 Sunday.

Temperatures near plus 3.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 27 November 2021
Monday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon then diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming west 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 30.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 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 EDT 25 April 2021

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Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

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Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 27 November 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 978 mb located west of Anticosti
Island.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Sunday departing trough from 980 mb low located
over southern Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:48 PM AST 27 November 2021 A low pressure centre near the Gaspé Peninsula will move into
Labrador tonight and track further away from the marine district
throughout the day on Sunday. Strong to gale force south to
southwesterly winds associated with this system will gradually
diminish on Sunday in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore,
Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau - northwestern half,
Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Monday..Wind light early in the morning becoming easterly 25 to 30
knots near noon then backing to northerly 35 in Grand Manan and
Lurcher late in the afternoon, then spreading into Browns Bank in the
evening. Seas 1 to 2 metres increasing to 2 to 3 south in the
evening.

Tuesday..Winds northwesterly 30 to 35 knots backing to west 30 in the
afternoon. Seas building to 3 to 4 metres in the morning over
southern waters, and near 2 metres for Grand Manan.

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