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Northumberland Strait

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 17 October 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Storm warning in effect.

Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to east 50 this afternoon then diminishing to southerly 25 this evening. Wind diminishing to southerly 15 near noon Friday then veering to westerly 15 Friday afternoon.

Rain beginning near noon changing to showers this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 17 October 2019
Saturday Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind westerly 10 to 15 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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Ice Conditions

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Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 June 2019 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

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Storm warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 12:16 PM ADT 17 October 2019

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 10:00 AM ADT 17 October 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 972 mb located over northern New
England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 980 mb located over Maine.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 988 mb located over the Gaspe
Peninsula.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing ridge located over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:52 AM ADT 17 October 2019 An intense low pressure system currently over Northern New England
will move northward to lie over the Gaspé Peninsula Friday morning.
Winds increase to gale to storm force easterlies ahead of the low
then shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters except Fundy, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, LaHave Bank, West
Scotian Slope, Banquereau and Laurentian Fan where gale warnings are
in effect. High water level warnings are in effect for Chaleur -
Miscou and Anticosti.

Also, rough surf and higher than normal water levels can be expected
along the Atlantic Coast of Nova Scotia and portions of the Gulf of
St. Lawrence today.

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