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East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 October 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots backing to south 15 to 20 late overnight then increasing to southwest 40 near noon Tuesday. Wind diminishing to west 25 Tuesday evening.

Rain Tuesday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in rain.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 26 October 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight then building to 3 to 5 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 26 October 2020
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots veering to north 25.

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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 19 July 2020 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 26 October 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5056N 5554W to 5145N 5300W to 5400N 5030W to 5500N 5015W to 5600N
5100W to 5700N 5500W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5628W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 26 October 2020

'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 NDT 26 October 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 944 mb located southeast of Greenland.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing low 940 mb located east of
Greenland.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1015 mb located over New England.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday low 1002 mb located over eastern
Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Cabot Strait.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Tuesday departing ridge located over Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:06 PM NDT 26 October 2020 An intense low pressure system southeast of Greenland will continue
to move away from the marine district tonight. Strong to
Gale force northwesterlies over Belle Isle Bank will diminish this
evening as the low departs.

A second low will approach the marine district from the west early on
Tuesday and will cross Newfoundland later in the day. Strong to gale
force southwesterlies can be expected south of the low track on
Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast - Cape St Francis and south, Belle Isle Bank
and the Grand Banks.

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