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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 18 November 2019

Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 25 to 30 knots increasing to east 40 late this evening then diminishing to southwesterly 25 early Tuesday morning.

Rain and fog patches ending Tuesday morning with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 18 November 2019
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 4 to 6 this evening then subsiding to 3 to 4 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 18 November 2019
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots becoming northerly 15 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 18 November 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 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 EST 18 November 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4555N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 18 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5600W to 5100N 5200W to 5030N 4700W to 5130N 4600W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

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Issued 8:00 PM AST 18 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 18 November 2019 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 992 mb located over West Scotian Slope.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday low 994 mb located over Eastern Shore.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday low 995 mb located near Cape Breton
Island.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday low 998 mb located over northeastern
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:51 PM AST 18 November 2019 A low pressure system south of Nova Scotia will track northeast to
cross Cape Breton Tuesday morning and over Newfoundland by Tuesday
evening. Strong to gale force easterlies will shift to strong to gale
force southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, Northumberland
Strait, Chaleur - Miscou, and Anticosti.

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