Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 March 2023
Today Tonight and Friday.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 to 20 knots this afternoon and to southeast 25 this evening. Wind diminishing to variable 15 Friday morning then increasing to northerly 15 to 20 near noon Friday.
Snow beginning this afternoon changing to flurries Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures minus 4 rising to zero overnight.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 March 2023
Saturday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northerly 15 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to easterly 20 to 25.
Monday Wind northerly 15 knots.
Issued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday 6 tenths first-year ice. Consolidated first-year ice along parts of the coasts.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2023 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4557N 5947W to 4620N 5930W
to 4845N 6230W to 4946N 5849W to 4730N 5940W to Newfoundland near
4711N 5528W. Sea ice west then northeast of the ice edge.
6 tenths first-year ice. Consolidated first-year ice along parts of
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 23 March 2023 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough from low located over the Gulf
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough from low located from Grand Manan
to East Scotian Slope.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 997 mb located near Eastern Shore.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday low 982 mb located east of Banquereau.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the central Marine
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located east of the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:54 AM ADT 23 March 2023 A low pressure system over Ontario will approach the district today
reaching Maine by this evening and extending a warm front over the
southwestern marine district. The low is forecast to intensify as it
tracks eastward over Nova Scotia tonight and Banquereau Friday
morning. The disturbance will depart the marine district Friday
evening. Strong to gale force easterly winds ahead of the system
shift to strong to gale force westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank - southern half, West Scotian Slope - southern half,
eastern shore - eastern half, Sable - eastern half, East Scotian
Slope - northeastern half, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, and
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope - northeastern half
- East Scotian Slope - southwestern half
- Georges Bank - northern half
- Georges Bank - southern half
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan - northeastern half
- Laurentian Fan - southwestern half
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope - northern half
- West Scotian Slope - southern half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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