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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 27 January 2022

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind north 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this afternoon then increasing to southwest 15 near midnight. Wind backing to south 20 Friday morning then to southeast 15 Friday evening.

Temperatures minus 12 rising to plus 1 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 27 January 2022
Saturday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots increasing to east 35 in the morning and to northeast 40 to 50 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind variable 15 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 35.
Monday Wind west 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2022 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except 2 tenths new ice in some sheltered bays. 

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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 EST 27 January 2022 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6524W to Nova
Scotia near 4504N 6501W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4332N 6520W to 4500N
6045W to 4615N 5915W to 4812N 6145W to 4933N 5905W to 4725N 5945W to
Newfoundland near 4724N 5537W. Sea ice northwest then northeast of
the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths new ice in some sheltered bays.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 27 January 2022 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located from the Gulf of Maine to
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday ridge located from Georges Bank to the
Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Friday cold front located from Maine to the Quebec
Lower North Shore.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Friday cold front located from the Gulf of Maine
to the Strait of Belle Isle.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:50 AM AST 27 January 2022 A cold frontal trough will move into the Gulf of St. Lawrence tonight
into Thursday. This will give strong to possibly gale force
southwesterlies for the northern gulf.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy, eastern shore,
Sable, Fourchu, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou -
Eastern half and Anticosti.

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