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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NDT 18 September 2021

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to northeast 25 to 35 Sunday afternoon. Wind backing to north 35 to 45 Sunday evening.

Showers with a risk of thunderstorms changing to rain Sunday morning. Fog patches becoming fog banks late overnight and dissipating Sunday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NDT 18 September 2021
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 or less late overnight then building to 1 to 2 Sunday afternoon. Seas building to 2 to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NDT 18 September 2021
Monday Wind north 35 to 45 knots diminishing to north 25 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light.
Wednesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 April 2021 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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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 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 EDT 25 April 2021

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 18 September 2021

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5538W to 5245N 5400W to 5445N 5100W to 5800N 5700W to
6240N 6015W to 6310N 5640W to 5925N 5230W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 18 September 2021

'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 8:00 PM NDT 18 September 2021 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located over southern Labrador Sea.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday trough located southeast of Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight Post-tropical Storm Odette 1001 mb located
at 39.2N 65.5W.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Sunday Post-tropical Storm Odette 989 mb located
at 42.9N 56.4W.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located over the southern Grand
Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Sunday ridge located east of the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 8:02 PM NDT 18 September 2021 A trough of low pressure will move across northern waters tonight.
Gale force southwesterly winds will continue ahead of the trough will
then shift to strong to gale force northwesterly winds in its wake
before diminishing overnight into Sunday.

At 6:30 PM NDT, post-tropical storm Odette was located near 39.1
north 65.1 west, or 350 nautical miles southwest of Sable Island,
with a minimum central pressure of 1001 MB. Maximum sustained winds
are 40 knots and Odette is moving east - northeast at 16 knots.
Odette is expected to enter Canadian waters on Sunday with gale to
storm force winds forecast over southern waters Sunday and Monday.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
South Coast. Gale warnings are in effect for Strait of Belle Isle,
Southwest Coast, East Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and the Southern Grand
Banks.

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