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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 18 November 2019

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeast 20 knots increasing to east 25 to 30 this afternoon and to east 40 this evening. Wind diminishing to southwesterly 25 early Tuesday morning.

Rain and fog patches this afternoon tonight and Tuesday morning. Risk of thunderstorms tonight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 18 November 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near noon and to 4 to 6 this evening. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2019
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots becoming northerly 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2019 Today Tonight and Monday 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 17 November 2019 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4555N 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 17 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4700W to 5200N 4615W 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

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Issued 10:00 AM AST 18 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 10:00 AM AST 18 November 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 992 mb located southeast of Long Island.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 990 mb located over Georges Bank.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday low 992 mb located near Cape Breton
Island.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Tuesday low 997 mb located over southwestern
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:45 AM AST 18 November 2019 A low pressure system southeast of Long Island will move
northeastward to lie over the southwestern marine district by this
evening then cross Cape Breton Tuesday morning. Strong to gale force
easterlies will spread further north and east today ahead of the low.
The easterlies may reach storm force in gusts over southwestern
marine district into this afternoon. Winds will then shift to strong
to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Northumberland Strait, Chaleur - Miscou, and Anticosti.

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