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Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 05 June 2020

Tonight and Saturday.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 30 late this evening then diminishing to southwest 20 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 25 to 30 Saturday afternoon.

Periods of rain this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Showers Saturday with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 05 June 2020
Tonight and Saturday. Seas 2 to 3 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 05 June 2020
Sunday Wind southwesterly 10 to 15 knots increasing to northerly 20 in the afternoon.
Monday Wind northerly 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020 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 May 2020

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EDT 5 June 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4638N 5311W to 4600N 4700W to 4610N 4445W to 4830N 4330W to 5125N
4450W to 5500N 5030W to 5900N 5730W to 6130N 5630W to 5800N 4800W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 6 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5015N 6036W to Newfoundland near 4855N 5827W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 5 June 2020 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located over the Gaspe Peninsula.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday intensifying trough located from the
Gulf of Maine to Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight quasi-stationary high 1027 mb located
southeast of the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 5 June 2020 A squall warning was issued for the eastern parts of the
Chaleur-Miscou marine region as a strong thunderstorms tracks off the
coast. These thunderstorms may give gusts to 40 knots, heavy rain and
large hail over the next hour.

A trough over the Gaspé Peninsula will slowly push southward towards
a large, stationary ridge of high pressure southeast of the marine
district. This will give strong southwesterlies south of the trough,
which may reach gale force over southernmost waters late on Saturday.

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