West Scotian Slope
Issued 03:00 AM AST 01 December 2022
Today Tonight and Friday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 50 knots diminishing to west 25 to 35 this morning then becoming northwest 25 after midnight. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Friday morning and to light Friday afternoon.
Rain ending this morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Scattered showers this afternoon and tonight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 30 November 2022 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 30 November 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5149N 5612W to 5145N 5400W to 5230N 5315W to 5430N 5345W to
5815N 5630W to 6000N 5310W to 5825N 4700W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
West Scotian SlopeIssued 03:00 AM AST 01 December 2022
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 1 December 2022 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough located over the western Marine
By 3:30 p.m. AST today departing trough located over the eastern
At 3:00 a.m. AST Friday ridge located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Friday ridge located over the southern Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:42 AM AST 1 December 2022 A intense trough of low pressure will cross the district today.
Gale to storm force southerlies ahead of this trough will shift and
diminish to strong to gale force westerlies in its wake. Winds will
further diminish on Friday as a ridge of high pressure approaches
from the west.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters except for Fundy and Chaleur - Miscou - western half,
where gale warnings are in effect.
Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery, lfa34.
Saturday...Winds southwest 25 knots increasing to southerly 35 in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 metres increasing to 3 metres late in the day.
Sunday...Winds west 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 in the
afternoon then light in the evening. Seas 3 to 4 metres becoming 2
metres late in the day.
Monday...Winds light. Seas near 1 metre.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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