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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 October 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to southerly 15 to 20 knots near noon then backing to southeast 25 near midnight. Wind veering to southwest 20 Wednesday morning then increasing to northwest 30 Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain late this afternoon and tonight with a risk of thunderstorms. Rain Wednesday afternoon and evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 23 October 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less this morning then building to 1 to 2 near midnight. Seas building to 3 to 5 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 October 2018
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind light increasing to east 30 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 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 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 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 03:00 AM ADT 23 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 3:00 AM ADT 23 October 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located from Labrador to the
St. Lawrence River.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located from Labrador Sea to
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1012 mb located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight deepening low 1010 mb located near
Cape Cod.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 23 October 2018 A low pressure system will approach the district from the west today
reaching Cape Cod by this evening. The disturbance will then start to
intensify before tracking northeastward this evening. There remains
some uncertainty over the exact track and intensity of this system.
Current model guidance suggests it will track over Nova Scotia
Wednesday evening. Strong to gale force southeast to northeast winds
will develop ahead of this system with strong to gale force
northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, Fourchu,
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait,
Chaleur-Miscou, Gulf-Magdalen, and Anticosti.

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