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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 22 November 2019

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 after midnight then diminishing to northwest 25 to 30 Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Saturday evening.

Rain tonight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 22 November 2019
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening and to 3 to 5 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 22 November 2019
Sunday Wind westerly 15 knots increasing to easterly 35 late in the day.
Monday Wind westerly 35 knots diminishing to westerly 15 to 20.
Tuesday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 November 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 22 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4630N 6145W
to 4705N 6300W to 4910N 6100W to Quebec near 5125N 5710W. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 22 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5125N 5415W to 5210N 5205W to 5530N 5400W to 6100N
5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Nov 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

Southwestern Shore

Issued 3:30 PM AST 22 November 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 AST 22 November 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located over the central Marine
District.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today deepening trough located west of the Marine
District.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday trough located over Cabot Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:21 PM AST 22 November 2019 A deepening trough of low pressure will approach western waters
tonight and move to lie near the Cabot Strait Saturday morning. Winds
will increase to strong to gale force southerlies ahead of the trough
then shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
All waters except Fundy.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Sunday...Winds light increasing to easterly 25 to 35 knots late in
the day.
Monday...Winds westerly 25 to 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20
in
The evening.
Tuesday...Winds westerly 10 to 15 knots.

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