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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 November 2019

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 40 knots diminishing to southwesterly 25 to 35 early this morning then becoming west 25 early this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 overnight then veering to northeast 15 Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 25 Wednesday afternoon.

Rain and fog patches ending early this morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Rain and fog patches Wednesday evening.

Waves

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

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 November 2019
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind west 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 November 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday 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 18 November 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

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 18 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5600W to 5100N 5200W to 5030N 4700W to 5130N 4600W 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

Fourchu

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 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 3:00 AM AST 19 November 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 992 mb located south of Halifax.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 996 mb located over
Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight intensifying low 1007 mb located east of
Cape Hatteras.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday low 995 mb located over West Scotian
Slope.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:53 AM AST 19 November 2019 A low pressure system south of Halifax will track northeastward
throughout the day and move over Newfoundland this evening. Strong to
gale force easterlies will shift to strong to gale force
southwesterlies in its wake.

A second low pressure system will develop near Cape Hatteras tonight
and move northward to lie over the slope waters on Wednesday.
This storm will bring gale force northeasterlies to the southern
marine waters on Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu,
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait and Gulf-Magdalen.

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