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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 01 December 2020

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 30 early this morning with gusts to 40 and veering to south 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to light Wednesday morning then becoming south 15 Wednesday evening.

Periods of rain ending near noon Wednesday. Fog patches forming overnight and dissipating Wednesday morning.

Temperatures plus 11 falling to plus 9 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 01 December 2020
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 30 November 2020 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 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 EST 30 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6645W to 4845N 6200W to
5015N 5915W to Quebec near 5045N 5900W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 1 December 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 992 mb located east of the Great Lakes.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday low 992 mb located over southern Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:56 AM AST 1 December 2020 A low pressure system east of the Great Lakes will continue to track
slowly northward today. Gale force southeast winds over western
waters will slowly spread eastward today.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope - western
half, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur
Miscou - eastern half, and Anticosti.

Outlook for the start of the southwest lobster fishery.

For lfa34.

Today...Winds southeast 35 knots increasing to 40 to 45 knots later
this morning then decreasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots near
midnight. Seas 4 to 6 metres.

Wednesday...Winds westerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15
to 20 in the afternoon and to 20 to 25 in the evening. Seas 3 to 5
metres subsiding to near 3 metres in the afternoon and 2 to 3 metres
in the evening.

Thursday..Winds southwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 in
the evening. Seas near 2 metres.

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