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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2019

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 25 knots increasing to east 35 this morning then backing to northeast 35 to 45 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northeast 30 after midnight and to north 15 to 20 Tuesday morning. Wind backing to west 20 Tuesday afternoon then diminishing to west 15 Tuesday evening.

Rain today and tonight. Fog patches forming this afternoon and dissipating Tuesday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 18 November 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning and to 4 to 6 near noon. Seas subsiding to 3 to 4 Tuesday morning and to 2 to 3 Tuesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 November 2019
Wednesday Wind northerly 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind light increasing to southwest 20 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 November 2019 Today Tonight and Monday 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 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 17 November 2019 Today Tonight and Monday

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

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 08:15 AM AST 18 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 AST 18 November 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today deepening low 996 mb located east of Cape
Hatteras.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 992 mb located over Georges Bank.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday low 993 mb located near Eastern Shore.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Tuesday low 997 mb located over southwestern
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:46 AM AST 18 November 2019 A low pressure system east of Cape Hatteras will move up the Eastern
Seaboard of the United States today. Winds ahead of the low will
become strong to gale force easterlies today before shifting to
strong to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Northumberland Strait, Chaleur - Miscou and Anticosti.

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