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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 March 2020

Today Tonight and Monday.

Wind light becoming east 10 to 15 knots Monday morning.

High today plus 6. Low tonight zero. High Monday plus 6.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 March 2020
Tuesday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to north 15.
Thursday Wind northeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 March 2020 Today Tonight and Monday Open water. 

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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 EDT 29 March 2020 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4510N 6125W to 4500N 6000W
to 4520N 5900W to 4725N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4710N 5525W. Sea
ice north and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 March 2020 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 1002 mb located south of
the Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located from the Gaspe Peninsula to
West Scotian Slope.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located from Labrador to Sable Island.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight approaching low 1006 mb located southwest
of the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM ADT 29 March 2020 A low pressure system over the Southern Grand Banks will continue
moving southeastward today. Strong to gale force northwesterly winds
over eastern portions of Laurentian Fan and Banquereau are expected
to diminish throughout the forecast period.

Meanwhile, a low pressure system will approach the district from the
southwest tonight. Strong to gale force southeasterly winds are
expected over western waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank - northern half, Banquereau -
eastern half and Laurentian Fan - eastern half.

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