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Cabot Strait - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 April 2024

Today Tonight and Friday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 early this morning then veering to west 25 late this morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Friday morning and to light near noon Friday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 25 April 2024
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 April 2024
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Sunday Wind north 20 knots.
Monday Wind north 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 April 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 East Chedabucto Bay – 44488 West Chedabucto Bay – 44489 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Berry Hill Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 24 April 2024 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5014N 6215W to 5005N 6212W to
4950N 6034W to 5114N 5741W to 5117N 5728W then northeastward. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 3:28 PM EDT 24 April 2024

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4729N 5245W to 4805N 4945W to 5115N 4635W to 5615N 5010W to 5740N
5210W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6130W to Newfoundland near 4905N 5804W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait - southern half

Issued 05:20 AM ADT 25 April 2024

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 25 April 2024 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1000 mb located near the Gaspe Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing low 998 mb located west of
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over southern Ontario.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday ridge located over New England.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:43 AM ADT 25 April 2024 A developing low pressure system just north of the Gaspé Peninsula
will cross Anticosti Island today before moving east of the marine
district this afternoon. Gale to storm force westerlies or
northwesterlies are forecast near the Bay of Fundy this morning and
over northern waters today and tonight.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for Fundy, Grand Manan,
Lurcher, Cabot Strait - northern half, Gulf - Magdalen, and Chaleur -
Miscou.

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