Issued 03:00 AM AST 22 November 2019
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southerly 20 to 25 knots this morning then veering to southwest 30 this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwesterly 35 this evening then diminishing to northwesterly 25 Saturday afternoon. Wind backing to westerly 15 to 20 Saturday evening.
Periods of rain this afternoon and tonight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 November 2019 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 November 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Nov estimated from Newfoundland near
5130N 5530W to 5115N 5430W to 5245N 5230W to 5530N 5400W to 6100N
5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Nov estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5152N 5605W to Newfoundland near 5134N 5555W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Browns BankIssued 03:00 AM AST 22 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 22 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing ridge located over the
southeastern Marine District.
At 3:30 p.m. AST today deepening trough located west of the Marine
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday trough located near Cape Breton Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:56 AM AST 22 November 2019 A departing low pressure system near the Avalon Peninsula will give
way to a ridge of high pressure. Strong to gale force northerlies
over eastern waters will diminish this morning.
A deepening trough of low pressure will approach western waters
tonight and will move to lie near the Cabot Strait Saturday morning.
Winds will increase to strong to gale force southerlies ahead of the
trough then shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
All waters except Fundy and Anticosti-eastern half.
Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.
Sunday...Winds light increasing to easterly 25 to 35 knots late in
Monday...Winds westerly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to west 20
In the evening.
Tuesday...Winds westerly 10 to 15 knots.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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