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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 22 January 2019

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind west 15 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 this afternoon then veering to northwest 25 Wednesday morning and locally gusts to 35 along the coast Wednesday morning and afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 20 Wednesday evening.

Flurries beginning this afternoon and ending Wednesday morning.

Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 3 this morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 21 January 2019
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 22 January 2019
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 in the morning.
Friday Wind south 35 to 45 knots diminishing to southwest 25.
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 21 January 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free except open water near the coast. 

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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 EST 21 January 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4745N 5245W to 4835N 5225W
to 4950N 5310W to 5010N 5435W to 5050N 5235W to 5300N 5210W to 5325N
5130W to 5445N 5200W to 5630N 5635W to 5800N 5800W then northward.
Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free except open water near the coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 21 January 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5529W to 5130N 5430W to 5245N 5030W to 5500N 5115W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5152N 5607W to Newfoundland near 5133N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NST 22 January 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the southwestern Grand Banks.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today trough located east of the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 991 mb located over Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday low 990 mb located northeast of the
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough from 991 mb low located over the
Quebec Lower North Shore.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday trough from 990 mb low located on a
line northeast-southwest over the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM NST 22 January 2019 An area of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will track northeastward
to lie northeast of the marine district by overnight tonight.
An associated trough over the Southwestern Grand Banks will track
eastward across the marine district today. Gale force southerlies
ahead of this trough will diminish to strong westerlies behind it.

A trough extending southwestward from the low, across the Quebec
Lower North Shore, will begin to track eastwards across Newfoundland
tonight. Strong to gale force northeasterlies will persist north of
the low today and develop in the wake of the trough crossing
Newfoundland tonight.

Marine interests are advised gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except for Southwest Coast and South Coast.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except the South Coast and the Grand Banks.

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