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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 22 February 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Wind easterly 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 this evening then becoming southwest 15 overnight. Wind increasing to south 25 Friday morning then diminishing to southwest 15 Friday evening.

Showers and fog patches Friday.

Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 5 Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 22 February 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 22 February 2024
Saturday Wind south 30 knots becoming northwest 30 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 15.
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 21 February 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water. 

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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 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 Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac 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 21 February 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4529N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4509N 6448W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4558N 5948W to 4615N
5923W to 4757N 6116W to 4659N 6315W to 4809N 6309W to 4848N 6136W to
4949N 5837W to 4816N 5942W to 4728N 5922W to Newfoundland near 4728N
5608W. Sea ice southwest then north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 22 February 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located east of Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 1000 mb located south of the Marine
District.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Friday low 998 mb located east of Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:52 AM AST 22 February 2024 Strong to gale force easterly winds will develop over southern waters
early this morning between a ridge of high pressure over the
Maritimes and a low pressure system approaching from the south.
The low will move through southeastern waters tonight with strong
northwesterlies diminishing in its wake.

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

A freezing spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.

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