West Scotian Slope
Issued 03:00 AM AST 22 November 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to south 35 to 45 early this evening and to south 50 late this evening. Wind diminishing to west 40 overnight and to northwest 25 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday afternoon.
Rain at times heavy beginning early this evening and ending overnight with a risk of thunderstorms.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5030N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
West Scotian SlopeIssued 03:00 AM AST 22 November 2017
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 22 November 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the eastern Marine
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located east of the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located from Anticosti Island to
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:59 AM AST 22 November 2017 A developing trough of low pressure over Quebec will slide eastward
to lie from Anticosti to Georges Bank by this evening and east of the
district by Thursday evening. Gale to storm force southerlies ahead
of this trough will shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian
Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau - northwestern half and Cabot Strait.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except Fundy and
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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