West Scotian Slope

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Wind southeasterly 20 to 25 knots veering to southerly 25 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to variable 20 near noon Thursday. Wind becoming northeast 15 to 20 Thursday afternoon.

Showers ending Thursday afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches forming overnight and dissipating near noon Thursday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 25 September 2018
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018
Friday Wind easterly 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind northwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwesterly 15 to 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4630W to 5100N 4630W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing high located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1001 mb located near the Great Lakes.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 980 mb located over northern Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:41 AM ADT 26 September 2018 A low pressure system north of the Great Lakes will deepen today as
it moves northeastward across Quebec. Gale force southerlies are
expected for Gulf of St. Lawrence waters in association with this
low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti.

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