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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 October 2019

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 25 to 30 knots increasing to southeast 35 early this morning then diminishing to southwesterly 25 this afternoon. Wind veering to northwesterly 25 to 30 this evening then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 overnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Thursday morning then backing to westerly 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches forming this morning and dissipating this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 23 October 2019
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 October 2019
Friday Wind westerly 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light becoming northwesterly 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 25 to 30 knots.

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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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Gale warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 23 October 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 ADT 23 October 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying trough located west of the
Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday trough located from Anticosti Island
to Laurentian Fan.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT Thursday ridge located south of Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM ADT 23 October 2019 An intensifying trough of low pressure west of the Maritimes will
move over southwestern waters this morning then over the central
marine district this afternoon then east of Laurentian Fan late in
the day Thursday. Winds will increase to strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the trough then shift to generally strong
westerlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Fundy, Georges Bank, Banquereau - eastern half and
Laurentian Fan - eastern half.

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