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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 15 knots becoming northeast 10 to 15 late this afternoon then increasing to northeast 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind veering to east 20 near noon Sunday.

Showers ending late overnight. Risk of thunderstorms late this morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018
Monday Wind east 25 knots diminishing to north 15 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

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

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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 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.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 May 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1001 mb located over eastern Nova
Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 1001 mb located over the northern
Grand Banks.

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 9:55 AM ADT 26 May 2018 A broad area of low pressure over the Maritimes 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 southernmost waters. Winds
Will become strong northerlies in the wake of the low.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
The southern half of Laurentian Fan.

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