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Cabot Strait - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 20 November 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northeast 25 to 35 after midnight then becoming north 25 to 30 Thursday evening.

Rain tonight and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 20 November 2019
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 20 November 2019
Friday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots becoming west 35.
Sunday Wind west 20 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 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 Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour 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 EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5155N 5600W to 5130N 5415W to 5245N 5230W to 5530N 5400W to
6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Cabot Strait - southern half

Issued 8:00 PM AST 20 November 2019

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 8:00 PM AST 20 November 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight intensifying low 996 mb located over
eastern East Scotian Slope.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday low 988 mb located over eastern
Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:40 PM AST 20 November 2019 A low pressure system over Western East Scotian Slope will move
slowly northeastward to exit Banquereau on Thursday evening. Strong
to gale force northeasterlies ahead of the low shift to strong to
gale force northwesterlies to southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
eastern shore - eastern half, Sable - eastern half, East Scotian
Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, and Cabot Strait -
southern half.

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