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Browns Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 08 May 2021

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northerly 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 late this afternoon then backing to west 25 to 30 near midnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 20 Sunday afternoon.

Rain ending overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 08 May 2021
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 3 late overnight and to 1 to 2 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 08 May 2021
Monday Wind west 15 to 20 knots increasing to easterly 20 to 25 in the morning then becoming southwest 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots becoming southwesterly 15.
Wednesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots increasing to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 8 May 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4929N 5510W to 5225N 4940W to 5500N 5020W to 5525N 5040W then
eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 May estimated from Quebec near
5038N 5927W to Newfoundland near 5004N 5738W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Browns Bank

Issued 5:19 PM ADT 08 May 2021

'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 ADT 8 May 2021 Tonight and Sunday By 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 982 mb located over West Scotian Slope.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 984 mb located over Cape Breton Island.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 986 mb located north of Cabot Strait.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday departing low 993 mb located over western
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:23 PM ADT 8 May 2021 A low pressure system over West Scotian Slope will move to lie over
Cabot Strait overnight into Sunday morning and will then move into
Newfoundland and out of the marine district. Strong to gale force
northeasterly winds ahead of the low will increase to gale to storm
force west to northwesterlies south and west of the low. Winds will
gradually diminish through Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
West Scotian Slope, eastern shore - eastern half, Sable, East Scotian
Slope and Fourchu. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining
waters except Fundy, Chaleur - Miscou - western half and Anticosti -
western half.

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