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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 20 knots diminishing to westerly 15 near midnight and to light late overnight. Wind increasing to southerly 15 to 20 Tuesday morning then backing to southeasterly 20 to 25 Tuesday evening.

Showers ending this evening. Showers beginning late overnight and changing to periods of rain Tuesday afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 22 October 2018
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2018
Wednesday Wind southerly 25 knots veering to westerly 20 in the morning.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

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Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 3:30 PM ADT 22 October 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 3:30 PM ADT 22 October 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing trough located east of the Marine
District.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today building ridge located southwest of the
Marine District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located south of the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1010 mb located north of the Great
Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday deepening low 1010 mb located near
Cape Cod.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:13 PM ADT 22 October 2018 Strong westerly winds will persist into Tuesday over northern waters
in the wake of a trough of low pressure east of Newfoundland.
Mariners in the Gulf - Magdalen area are advised that conditions are
somewhat favourable for the formation of waterspouts this afternoon
behind this feature.

A second low pressure system will approach the district from the west
on Tuesday and begin to rapidly intensify near Cape Cod on Tuesday
evening before turning to the northeast. Strong to gale force
southerly winds will develop ahead of this system over western waters
late on Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank and West Scotian Slope.

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