West Scotian Slope
Issued 08:00 PM AST 27 November 2022
Tonight and Monday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind west 15 knots increasing to southwest 30 near midnight and to southwest 40 to 50 late overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 35 Monday morning and to west 30 Monday afternoon.
Periods of rain or a few thunderstorms overnight and Monday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 November 2022 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:30 PM EST 27 November 2022
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5213N 5540W to 5215N 5330W to 5430N 5400W 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 27 November 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 8:00 PM AST 27 November 2022 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
By 3:00 a.m. AST Monday departing ridge located over the eastern
At 3:00 a.m. AST Monday low 986 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday departing low 982 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:29 PM AST 27 November 2022 A low pressure system will track across the district to lie over
Newfoundland Monday evening. Gale to storm force southwesterlies will
prevail near and south of the low.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope and East Scotian Slope.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except Fundy,
Grand Manan, and all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.
Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.
Lfa33: winds north 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 by noon then
light. Seas 2 metres diminishing to 1 metre near noon.
Lfa34: winds north 20 knots diminishing to 10 to 15 by noon then
light in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 metres diminishing to 1 late in
Lfa33: winds light increasing to south 15 in the afternoon and south
25 late in the afternoon. Seas 1 metre increasing to 1 to 2 in the
Lfa34: winds light increasing to southerly 20 knots near noon and to
25 to 30 in the afternoon. Seas 1 metre increasing to 1 to 2 in the
Lfa33: winds south 40 to 50 knots becoming west 30 near noon. Seas 2
to 3 metres increasing to 4 to 6 in the morning.
Lfa34: winds south 40 to 50 knots becoming west 30 in the morning.
Seas 3 to 5 metres diminishing to near 3 in the afternoon.
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
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern 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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