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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 26 November 2022

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 35 to 45 knots backing to northeast 35 this evening then diminishing to north 25 Sunday morning. Wind backing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday afternoon.

Rain ending Sunday morning. Fog patches dissipating this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and as low as 1 mile in rain.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 26 November 2022
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 to 4 Sunday morning and to 2 to 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 26 November 2022
Monday Wind west 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 in the morning then veering to southwest 25 to 35 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Wednesday Wind west 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 November 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday 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 26 November 2022 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 26 November 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5539W to 5230N 5345W to 5430N 5400W to 5815N 5630W to
6000N 5310W to 5825N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Southwest Coast

Issued 3:30 PM NST 26 November 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 3:30 PM NST 26 November 2022 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. NST today intensifying low 972 mb located south
of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Sunday low 968 mb located southeast of the
Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over eastern Belle Isle Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located east of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:25 PM NST 26 November 2022 An intensifying low pressure system south of Newfoundland will move
to lie east of the Grand Banks by late Sunday. Gale to storm force
east to southeasterlies can be expected ahead of the low tonight.
Winds will shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies on Sunday in
its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Coast, East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, and the Grand
Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for Southwest Coast, East Coast -
north of Cape St. Francis, and Funk Island Bank.

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