West Scotian Slope

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2018

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 near noon and to light late this afternoon. Wind increasing to south 15 near noon Monday and to southwest 20 to 25 Monday evening.

Showers beginning Monday afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 17 November 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 near noon Sunday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2018
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to variable 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 40 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to
4645N 6440W to New Brunswick near 4735N 6450W. Sea ice west of the
ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4740N 6535W to
4755N 6540W to 4805N 6610W to Quebec near 4805N 6545W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.

Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4855N 6715W to 4900N 6735W
to Quebec near 4920N 6725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 17 November 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5100N 5345W to 5145N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5700N 5300W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 18 November 2018 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Great Lakes.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Monday departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Monday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:37 AM AST 18 November 2018 Gale warnings that were previously in effect for Banquereau and
Laurentian Fan have now been ended.

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