West Scotian Slope
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 17 August 2022
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Wind variable 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 35 near thunderstorms. Wind becoming southwesterly 20 to 25 near noon then diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 Thursday morning.
Periods of rain ending near noon with a risk of thunderstorms. Scattered showers Thursday afternoon and evening.
West Scotian Slope - northern half
West Scotian Slope - southern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 18 May 2022
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:45 PM EDT 16 August 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4956N 5531W to 5125N 5145W to 5325N 4845W to 5555N 5045W to 5700N
5330W to 5850N 5550W to 5955N 5240W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5842W to Newfoundland near 5034N 5720W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 17 August 2022 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1006 mb located southwest of Georges
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday low 1002 mb located over Maine.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough from 1006 mb low located from
Georges Bank to Laurentian Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Thursday trough from 1002 mb low located from
Maine to the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:53 AM ADT 17 August 2022 A low pressure system southwest of Georges Bank will move northward
to lie over Southern Maine Thursday morning. Gale force
northeasterlies over some western waters near the low will diminish
as it moves away.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank and Georges Bank- northern half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank - northern half
- Georges Bank - southern half
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- 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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