Georges Bank - northern half
Issued 08:00 PM ADT 31 March 2023
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots late overnight and to southwest 25 to 35 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 35 to 45 Saturday afternoon.
Rain and fog patches overnight and Saturday.
Issued 05:00 PM ADT 31 March 2023
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near midnight then building to 3 to 5 Saturday afternoon. Seas building to 5 to 7 Saturday evening.
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 31 March 2023
Sunday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20.
Tuesday Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to light.
Issued 10:00 AM EDT 31 March 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday Ice free.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 31 March 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4616N 6006W to 4658N 6010W
to 4845N 6230W to 4958N 5915W to 4733N 5932W to 4727N 5823W to
Newfoundland near 4740N 5815W. Sea ice west then northeast of the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:57 PM EDT 31 March 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5550W to 4430N 5325W to 4430N 4635W to 4815N 4345W to 5835N
5540W to 5900N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6058W to Newfoundland near 4840N 5829W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gale warning in effect
Georges Bank - northern halfIssued 8:00 PM ADT 31 March 2023
'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 8:00 PM ADT 31 March 2023 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the western Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday departing ridge located east of the
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight warm front located south of Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday warm front located from the St. Lawrence
River to Laurentian Fan.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:53 PM ADT 31 March 2023 A trough of low pressure over Southern Laurentian Fan will move
rapidly away from the district this evening. A ridge of high pressure
over western waters will move eastward to lie east of the district by
Saturday afternoon. Light winds accompany the ridge.
On Saturday a warm front will cross the marine district. Winds will
increase to strong southeasterlies ahead of the front and will become
gale to storm force southwesterlies over southern waters in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Georges Bank - southern half. Gale warnings are in effect for Browns
Bank, Georges Bank - northern half, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank,
West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope,
Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank - northern half
- Georges Bank - southern half
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern 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
- 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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