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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 November 2019

Today Tonight and Monday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest 25 this morning then backing to west 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Monday morning then becoming east 15 Monday evening.

Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 5 Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 17 November 2019
Today Tonight and Monday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this afternoon and to 1 to 2 this evening. Seas subsiding to 1 or less Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 November 2019
Tuesday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots becoming southwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to variable 15.
Thursday Wind northeast 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 16 November 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts. 

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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 16 November 2019 Today Tonight and Sunday

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

Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 16 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4730W to 5200N 4630W 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

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 03:00 AM NST 17 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 3:00 AM NST 17 November 2019 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 968 mb located south of Greenland.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday departing low 961 mb located southeast
of Greenland.

At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over New England.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Monday approaching ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:49 AM NST 17 November 2019 An intense low pressure system northeast of the marine district will
continue to produce gale to storm force northwesterly winds over most
waters today, except over the Belle Isle Bank where storm to
hurricane force northwesterlies will develop this morning. Winds will
gradually subside tonight and into Monday as the low moves eastward
into the Atlantic and a ridge of high pressure approaches from the
southwest.

Marine interests are advised that a hurricane force wind warning is
in effect for Belle Isle Bank. Storm warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Coast and Funk Island Bank.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

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