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West Scotian Slope

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Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 29 November 2022

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light this afternoon then increasing to southeast 15 near noon Wednesday. Wind increasing to southeast 25 Wednesday afternoon and to south 35 Wednesday evening.

Showers Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 29 November 2022
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 to 2 this evening. Seas building to 3 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 29 November 2022
Thursday Wind south 40 to 50 knots diminishing to northwest 30 in the morning.
Friday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 29 November 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday 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 29 November 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 1:30 PM EST 28 November 2022

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5213N 5540W to 5215N 5330W to 5430N 5345W to 5815N 5630W to
6000N 5310W to 5825N 4700W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

West Scotian Slope

Issued 10:00 AM AST 29 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 10:00 AM AST 29 November 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today departing low 974 mb located over Labrador
Sea.

At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over New England.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Wednesday ridge located over the central Marine
District.

At 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday approaching trough located from Ontario
to New England.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:46 AM AST 29 November 2022 An approaching trough of low pressure will move to lie from Ontario
to New England Wednesday afternoon. Over western waters, strong to
gale force southerlies will develop ahead of this trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, and West Scotian Slope. Additionally, a freezing
spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.

Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery, lfa34.

Thursday...Winds south 40 to 50 knots becoming west 30 early in the
morning. Seas 3 to 5 metres.

Friday...Winds northwest 20 to 25 knots becoming light near noon and
then increasing to southwest 15 late in the day. Seas 2 to 3 metres
decreasing to 1 in the morning.

Saturday...Winds southwest 15 knots increasing to south 25 in the
afternoon. Seas 1 metre increasing to 2 to 3 late in the day.

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