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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 20 November 2019

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to northeast 35 late overnight with gusts to 45 along the coast Thursday.

Rain overnight and Thursday.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 20 November 2019
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 20 November 2019
Friday Wind north 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southeast 25 knots veering to southwest 25.
Sunday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday 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 20 November 2019 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5155N 5600W to 5130N 5415W to 5245N 5230W 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 8:00 PM NST 20 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 8:00 PM NST 20 November 2019 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low 991 mb located east of Funk
Island Bank.

At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 996 mb located over Laurentian Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday low 990 mb located over Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:49 PM NST 20 November 2019 A low pressure system over Laurentian Fan will track northeastward to
approach the Grand Banks by Thursday evening. Strong to gale force
east to northeasterlies will develop over most of the district ahead
of this feature.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Southwest Coast, South Coast, East Coast, Funk Island Bank, Northern
Grand Banks, and Southwestern Grand Banks.

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