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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 27 January 2020

Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late overnight. Wind light Tuesday.

Flurries Tuesday late in the day.


Issued 06:00 PM NST 27 January 2020
Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 27 January 2020
Wednesday Wind north 15 knots.
Thursday Wind north 15 knots increasing to north 25.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday Open water. 

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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 27 January 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 4930N 5225W
to 5025N 5455W to 5030N 5235W to 5505N 5215W to 5625N 5555W to 5800N
5730W then northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.


Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 27 January 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5537W to 5330N 5245W to 5500N 5306W to 5700N 5600W then

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 27 January 2020 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the East Coast of Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight cold front located on a line north-south
over the northern Grand Banks.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing cold front located east of the
Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 991 mb located over Funk Island Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing low 988 mb located east of Funk
Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:40 PM NST 27 January 2020 A trough of low pressure over Newfoundland is extending southwestward
across the Gulf of St. Lawrence this evening and will slide slowly
southward tonight and Tuesday. Strong to gale force northeasterlies
can be expected to the north of this feature throughout the forecast

Meanwhile, a cold front will continue moving across the southern
marine district tonight. Strong to gale force southerlies can be
expected ahead of the cold front with moderate to strong westerlies
in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Gulf waters - southeastern halves, Southwest Coast, and
South Coast.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, and Gulf - Port au
Port - northwestern half.

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