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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 02 December 2022

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 this morning and to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 15 near midnight and to south 25 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to south 35 to 40 Saturday afternoon.

Scattered showers ending early this morning. Rain Saturday evening with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 02 December 2022
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning and to 1 or less this afternoon. Seas building to 1 to 2 Saturday morning and to 3 to 4 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 02 December 2022
Sunday Wind northwesterly 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind variable 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 1 December 2022 Today Tonight and Friday 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 Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac 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 1 December 2022 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lurcher

Issued 03:00 AM AST 02 December 2022

'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 2 December 2022 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. AST today departing trough located east of the Marine
District.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday approaching trough located on a line
north-south over New England.

At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday ridge located over the eastern Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:50 AM AST 2 December 2022 In the wake of a trough of low pressure east of the region, strong to
gale force westerlies over northern and eastern waters will gradually
diminish through the day today.

Another trough of low pressure is forecast to approach the district
Saturday night. Ahead of this feature strong to gale force southerly
winds will develop over northern and western waters.

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, Cabot Strait - northern half,
Gulf - Magdalen, Chaleur - Miscou and Anticosti.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery, lfa34.

Saturday...Winds southwest 15 knots backing to southerly 25 in the
morning and then increasing to south 35 to 40 late in the afternoon.
Seas 1 to 2 metres increasing to 3 metres late in the day.

Sunday...Winds southwest 30 knots veering to northwest 20 to 25 early
in the morning then diminishing to light in the evening. Seas 3 to 4
metres becoming 2 metres late in the day.

Monday...Southwest 10 to 15 knots. Seas near 1 metre.

Tuesday...Southerly 20 knots. Seas zero to 1 metres becoming 2
meteres in the afternoon.

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