West Scotian Slope

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 April 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light near noon then increasing to southeast 15 this evening. Wind increasing to south 20 to 25 overnight then diminishing to south 15 Saturday afternoon.

Periods of rain beginning Saturday morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating early this morning. Fog patches reforming overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 26 April 2018
Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 early Friday morning and to 1 to 2 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 April 2018
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) 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 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 Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4545N 6005W to 4555N
5920W to 4745N 6035W to 4800N 6300W to 5000N 6520W to 4955N 6000W to
5020N 5905W to 4955N 5810W to 4830N 5935W to Newfoundland near 4805N
5905W. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4704N 5252W to 4530N 4730W to 4515N 4545W to 4630N 4430W to 5015N
4545W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5929W to Newfoundland near 4950N 5752W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 27 April 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 995 mb located northwest of Anticosti
Island.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 989 mb located over northwestern
Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight approaching low located over the Great
Lakes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 11:59 PM ADT 26 April 2018 Gale warnings have ended.

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