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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 15 November 2019

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southeasterly 40 knots with gusts to 50 from Margaree Harbour to Bay St. Lawrence. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 to 30 early this evening then increasing to northwest 35 to 45 late overnight. Wind northwest 35 to 45 Saturday.

Showers this afternoon. Flurries Saturday. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Risk of freezing spray Saturday morning.

Temperatures plus 6 falling to minus 3 Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 15 November 2019
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early this morning and to 3 to 4 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening then building to 3 to 5 Saturday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 15 November 2019
Sunday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 25 in the morning and to variable 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light increasing to northeast 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind east 35 knots diminishing to variable 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 15 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts. 

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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 15 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

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

Ice Coverage

Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 15 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4730W to 5200N 4645W 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

Gulf - Magdalen

Issued 3:30 PM AST 15 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 3:30 PM AST 15 November 2019 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located over southern Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located from Labrador to New
England.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday trough located from Newfoundland to East
Scotian Slope.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Saturday trough located east of the Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:18 PM AST 15 November 2019 Strong to gale force southwesterlies will continue tonight as a
trough tracks through the region. Behind the trough on Saturday,
strong to gale force northwesterlies will affect all waters, with
gale to storm force northwesterlies possible Saturday afternoon over
parts of the Gulf of St. Lawrence extending southeastward towards
Banquereau.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Cabot Strait - northern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northumberland Strait, and Chaleur-Miscou.

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