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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind north 20 knots backing to west 20 this afternoon then diminishing to light late overnight. Wind increasing to south 10 to 15 near noon Monday then backing to southeast 20 Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning and to 1 or less late overnight. Seas building to 1 to 2 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 knots becoming northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Thursday Wind north 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

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

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 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 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 EDT 27 May 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4651N 5409W to 4600N 5345W to 4500N 4715W to 4515N 4630W to 4715N
4515W to 4845N 4515W to 5300N 4745W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 May estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6016W to Newfoundland near 4908N 5808W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 27 May 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1000 mb located east of the Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday low 978 mb located south of Greenland.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Monday ridge located on a line north-south over
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:45 AM NDT 27 May 2018 A low pressure system east of the Northern Grand Banks will intensify
as it moves to lie south of Greenland overnight. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters in the wake of the low will
gradually diminish this evening or overnight as the low moves away.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Funk Island Bank and Northern Grand Banks.

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