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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 14 November 2019

Today Tonight and Friday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots and locally gusts to 35 over eastern sections. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near noon and to light this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Friday morning then backing to south 25 Friday afternoon. Wind increasing to south 35 Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 06:00 AM NST 14 November 2019
Today Tonight and Friday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near noon and to 1 to 2 this evening. Seas building to 2 to 3 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM NST 14 November 2019
Saturday Wind south 35 knots veering to west 35 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to west 20.
Monday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 14 November 2019 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 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 14 November 2019 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Miscou Island near 4740N 6440W to 4905N
6105W to 5045N 5815W to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 14 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4800W to 5200N 4645W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 10:00 AM NST 14 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 10:00 AM NST 14 November 2019 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 960 mb located over eastern Labrador
Sea.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low 960 mb located north of
Labrador Sea.

At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:59 AM NST 14 November 2019 An intense low pressure system over the East Labrador Sea will
continue to move northeastward today. Strong to gale force westerlies
south of the low will gradually diminish today as the low moves away.

A trough of low pressure will approach from the west on Friday.
Strong to gale force southerlies are expected to develop ahead of
this feature late on Friday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, Northeast Coast,
Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.

Marine interests are also advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle.

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