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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this morning then increasing to northwest 20 this evening. Wind veering to north 25 after midnight. Wind north 25 Sunday.

Flurries today and this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.


Issued 06:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020
Monday Wind north 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind east 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 March 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 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 27 March 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5250W to 4635N 4705W
to 4750N 4645W to 4920N 4900W to 5150N 5000W to 5510N 5240W to 5625N
5550W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice north then west of the
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:42 PM EDT 27 March 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4638N 5335W to 4600N 5130W to 4525N 4620W to 4700N 4420W to 4830N
4430W to 5100N 4550W to 5330N 4800W to 5835N 5525W to 6100N 5300W to
5800N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5017N 6004W to Newfoundland near 4900N 5825W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 984 mb located over Northeast Gulf.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing low 996 mb located over
northwestern Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 1004 mb located south of
Laurentian Fan.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 996 mb located over the southern
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:49 AM NDT 28 March 2020 A low pressure system over the Northeast Gulf will track northwards
to lie over the Northwest Labrador Sea this evening. Strong to gale
force east to southeasterlies to the east of the low and strong to
gale force northwesterlies to its west will diminish to moderate to
strong westerlies in its wake today.

A second low will move to lie over the Southern Grand Banks today.
Strong to gale force north to northwesterlies will develop over
eastern waters today and tonight in association with this low.

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

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