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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 23 October 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 near midnight then diminishing to west 20 Thursday afternoon.

Showers and fog patches overnight and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NDT 23 October 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 this morning and to 2 to 3 this evening. Seas building to 3 to 5 late overnight then subsiding to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 23 October 2019
Friday Wind west 15 knots.
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots.

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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 2 June 2019 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5048N 5601W to 5030N 5445W to 5245N 5000W to 5400N 5000W to 5515N
5200W to 5700N 5600W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5152N 5605W to Newfoundland near 5134N 5555W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 23 October 2019

'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 3:30 PM NDT 23 October 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 1004 mb located over Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Thursday low 1002 mb located south of Lake
Melville.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough from low located near the Gulf
of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Thursday trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located over eastern Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located east of Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:15 PM NDT 23 October 2019 A low pressure system over Maine will move to lie over Southeastern
Labrador by Thursday evening. An associated trough extending
southward from the low is expected to cross the marine district on
Thursday. Strong to gale force southerlies will develop ahead of the
trough and diminish to strong southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, and Belle Isle
Bank.

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