Language selection

Features

My Weather Profile Weather Topics  | 

Lurcher

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:10 AM ADT 03 April 2020

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 35 to 45 knots with gusts to 50 ending this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northeast 35 this evening and to northeast 25 to 30 early Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to northeast 20 Saturday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 03 April 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 3 to 5 near midnight and to 2 to 3 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 03 April 2020
Sunday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind light becoming westerly 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

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
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6010W to 4545N 5900W
to 4725N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4710N 5525W. Sea ice north and
west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 08:18 AM ADT 03 April 2020

'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 3 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 976 mb located over Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing low 990 mb located southwest
of Georges Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:41 AM ADT 3 April 2020 A low pressure system over Georges Bank will drift southwestward away
from the district throughout the forecast period. Gale to near storm
force northeasterlies over southern waters and strong to gale force
northeasterlies over northern regions will gradually diminish tonight
and Saturday as the low tracks further away from the district.

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

Atlantic - Maritimes Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: