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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Wind southwest 25 knots veering to northwest 20 near noon then to north 25 near midnight except north 15 over western sections. Wind north 25 except north 15 over western sections Sunday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 28 March 2020
Monday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind northeast 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind east 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 27 March 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 7 tenths grey ice in some bays. 

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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 Nova Scotia near 4430N 6330W to 4455N 6125W
to 4455N 5950W to 4615N 5835W to 4725N 5920W to Newfoundland near
4710N 5525W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 7 tenths grey ice in some bays.

 

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.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

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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