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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 26 September 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southwest 20 knots backing to south 25 this afternoon then veering to southwest 30 after midnight. Wind diminishing to west 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Showers beginning this afternoon. Fog patches forming after midnight.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 26 September 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 4 Thursday morning. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NDT 26 September 2018
Friday Wind east 25 knots.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 15 to 20 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 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 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 25 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4630W to 5100N 4630W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM NDT 26 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today quasi-stationary ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 995 mb located over Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Thursday low 968 mb located over northwestern
Labrador Sea.

By 10:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough from 968 mb low located over
the West Coast of Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:39 AM NDT 26 September 2018 A trough of low pressure approaching from the west is forecast to
cross the district on Thursday. Strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies will develop ahead of the trough and diminish to
moderate to strong west to southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, the Gulf waters, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.

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