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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 25 November 2020

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 this morning then backing to southwest 10 to 15 early this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 25 overnight then diminishing to west 15 Thursday morning. Wind becoming variable 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Flurries ending this morning. Showers overnight and Thursday morning.

Temperatures minus 3 to zero rising to plus 3 overnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 25 November 2020
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon and to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 25 November 2020
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Sunday Wind west 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020 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 25 May 2020

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EST 24 November 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5136N 5643W to 5200N 5330W to 5500N 5200W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 25 November 2020

'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 NST 25 November 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 958 mb located over eastern Labrador Sea.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low 955 mb located east of
Greenland.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today high located over Maine.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Thursday high located over the southern Grand
Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. NST Thursday approaching trough located over the Gulf
of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:56 AM NST 25 November 2020 An intense low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will move
to lie east of Greenland by this evening. Over Belle Isle Bank storm
to hurricane force northwesterlies give way to gale force west or
northwesterlies elsewhere. Winds will gradually diminish today as the
low continues to move away and a ridge of high pressure approaches
from the west.

Marine interests are advised that a hurricane force wind warning is
in effect for Belle Isle Bank. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Northeast Coast, and
Belle Isle Bank.

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