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Gulf - Magdalen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 02 December 2022

Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to south 20 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to south 30 near noon Saturday and to south 40 Saturday evening.

Rain Saturday late in the day.

Temperatures zero rising to plus 7 Saturday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 02 December 2022
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this afternoon and to 1 or less near midnight. Seas building to 3 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 02 December 2022
Sunday Wind southerly 40 knots diminishing to northwesterly 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 2 December 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday 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 EST 2 December 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 2 December 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5149N 5612W to 5130N 5500W to 5130N 5315W to 5230N 5245W to
5400N 5315W to 5815N 5545W to 6000N 5310W to 5745N 4700W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen

Issued 3:30 PM AST 02 December 2022

'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 2 December 2022 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. AST today departing trough located east of the Marine
District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday approaching trough located on a line
north-south over New England.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located off the East Coast of the U.S.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday ridge located over the eastern Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:47 PM AST 2 December 2022 A trough of low pressure is forecast to approach the district
Saturday night. Ahead of this feature strong to gale force southerly
winds will develop over northern and western waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, Cabot Strait - northern half,
Gulf - Magdalen, Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half, and Anticosti.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery, lfa34.

Sunday...Winds southwest 30 knots veering to northwest 25 early in
the morning then diminishing to northwest 15 in the evening. Seas 3
to 4 metres becoming 2 metres late in the day.

Monday...Winds light increasing south 15 knots in the afternoon.
Seas near 1 metre.

Tuesday...Southeasterly 20 knots. Seas zero to 1 metres becoming 2
meteres in the afternoon.

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