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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 09 May 2021

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 knots diminishing to south 15 to 20 early this morning then increasing to south 25 late this morning. Wind veering to southwest 30 this afternoon then increasing to west 35 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 Monday evening.

Showers ending Monday morning. Fog banks dissipating near noon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 09 May 2021
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 4 to 6 near noon then subsiding to 3 to 4 Monday afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 09 May 2021
Tuesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Thursday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 8 May 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 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 Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 8 May 2021 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5320N 5549W to 5336N 5519W to
5456N 5709W to 5536N 5504W to 5801N 6014W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 8 May 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4929N 5510W to 5225N 4940W to 5500N 5020W to 5525N 5040W then
eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 May estimated from Quebec near
5038N 5927W to Newfoundland near 5004N 5738W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

South Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 09 May 2021

'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 NDT 9 May 2021 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 985 mb located over Cape Breton Island.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 992 mb located over the Northeast
Coast of Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from low located on a line east-west
over the South Coast of Newfoundland.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Belle Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:40 AM NDT 9 May 2021 An intense low pressure system and an associated trough over Cape
Breton Island will move to lie over Newfoundland today and over Funk
Island Bank on Monday. Strong to gale force east to northeasterly
winds will develop over northern waters ahead of the trough, while
strong to gale force west to southwesterlies will spread across
southern waters south of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis and the Southern
Grand Banks.

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