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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 06 December 2019

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind west 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 late overnight and to variable 10 to 15 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 25 Saturday afternoon.

Showers or flurries changing to snow Saturday morning and ending Saturday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 06 December 2019
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this evening then subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 06 December 2019
Sunday Wind west 25 knots.
Monday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 35 to 45 knots increasing to southwest 45 to 55.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 December 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free. 

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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 EST 6 December 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4630N 6440W to 4850N
6335W to 4850N 6110W to 5050N 5805W to Newfoundland near 5035N
5720W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 6 December 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 7 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 6 December 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 972 mb located south of Greenland.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Saturday departing low 970 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

At 3:00 a.m. NST Saturday deepening low 1008 mb located south of
Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Saturday low 1002 mb located northeast of the
Avalon Peninsula.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located from Belle Isle Bank to
the Quebec Lower North Shore.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Saturday weakening trough located from Belle
Isle Bank to the Quebec Lower North Shore.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:44 PM NST 6 December 2019 A low pressure system will track northeastward across the Avalon
Peninsula Saturday evening. Strong to gale force southerlies will
develop over the Grand Banks late in the day on Saturday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Grand Banks.

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