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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 03 August 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to southerly 25 to 30 early this evening then veering to southwest 20 to 25 near midnight. Wind veering to west 15 to 20 late overnight then to northwest 20 to 25 Tuesday afternoon.

Showers tonight and Tuesday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 03 August 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 03 August 2020
Wednesday Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 30 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 15 to 20.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 3 August 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4827N 5304W to 5010N 4750W to 5210N 4805W to 5400N 4900W to 6105N
5845W to 6200N 5700W to 5900N 5100W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5806W to Newfoundland near 5041N 5718W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 03 August 2020

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3 August 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 1003 mb located northwest of the Gaspe
Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Tuesday departing low 1007 mb located over eastern
Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:06 PM ADT 3 August 2020 Tropical cyclone information statement.

At 3:00 P.M. ADT on Monday, tropical storm Isaias was located near
latitude 31.7 north and longitude 80.0 west, or about 115 nautical
miles northeast of Jacksonville Florida. Isaias had maximum
sustained winds of 60 knots and a minimum central pressure of 997
millibars. Isaias is currently moving north at about 10 knots.
Isaias will gradually turn towards the northeast tonight and Tuesday
to eventually pass west of New Brunswick on Wednesday. Although there
still remains some uncertainty at this time, Isaias could possibly
bring marginal gales to westernmost waters on Wednesday.

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