Sable - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 15 November 2018

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 30 near noon and to northerly 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southeast 20 Friday morning. Wind increasing to southeasterly 40 near noon Friday then veering to southwest 35 Friday evening.

Flurries this morning. Rain beginning Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 14 November 2018
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 7 to 9 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 after midnight and to 3 to 5 near noon Thursday. Seas subsiding to 2 Thursday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 15 November 2018
Saturday Wind northwesterly 35 knots diminishing to northwesterly 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind southerly 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

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

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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.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

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Gale warning in effect

Sable - western half

Issued 03:00 AM AST 15 November 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 AST 15 November 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 945 mb located northeast of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today departing low 944 mb located northeast of
the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 1010 mb located near Cape Hatteras.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Friday low 987 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.

At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM AST 14 November 2018 A low pressure system will continue to intensify as it moves east
Of Newfoundland tonight. Gale to storm force northwesterlies in the
wake of the low will begin to diminish on Thursday as the low moves
further away over the northern Atlantic.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
eastern shore-eastern half, Sable-eastern half, East Scotian
Slope-eastern half, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot
Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and
Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

High winds will produce rough and pounding surf along west facing
shorelines in the Gulf of St. Lawrence today and tonight.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
fishery:

Tonight..For lfa36 winds west 40 (lfa36). For lfa38 winds northwest
45 knots diminishing to 25 to 35 after midnight
(lfa38).

Thursday..Winds northwest 30 knots diminishing to 20 by mid-morning
(lfa38 and western lfa36) and late in the morning (eastern lfa36).
Winds diminishing to north 10 to 15 throughout the Bay of Fundy in
the afternoon. Waves 2 metres over southern sections of the fishing
districts, subsiding to less than 1 in the afternoon.

Friday..Winds becoming southeast 15 to 20 knots early in the day and
then increasing to easterly 35 around noon and then becoming
northerly 35 in the evening.

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