West Scotian Slope
Issued 08:00 PM AST 29 November 2022
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots Wednesday morning and to southeast 25 Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to south 40 Wednesday evening.
Rain Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 29 November 2022 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 29 November 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5205N 5542W to 5200N 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 8:00 PM 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM AST 29 November 2022 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the western Marine
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday departing ridge located over the eastern
At 3:30 p.m. AST Wednesday approaching trough located from Quebec
to New England.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:54 PM AST 29 November 2022 An approaching trough of low pressure will move to lie from Quebec to
New England Wednesday afternoon. Strong to gale force southerlies
will developover western waters 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, West Scotian Slope, Northumberland Strait -
western half, Gulf Magdalen - western half, Chaleur-Miscou and
Anticosti - western half.
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.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- 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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