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ATLANTIC MARINE FORECAST: Friday, Mar. 15, 2019

Marine forecast
Marine forecast - Ken Simmons

NOVA SCOTIA

LURCHER (SW):

  • WIND: S 25 knots veering to SW 30 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 4 metres in the afternoon.

SOUTHWESTERN SHORE:

  • WIND: S 15 knots increasing to S 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon then veering to SW 30 knots by evening.
  • WAVES: 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 metres in the afternoon and to 2 to 3 metres by evening.

EASTERN SHORE – WESTERN HALF:

  • WIND: S 15 knots increasing to S 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon then veering to SW 30 knots by evening.
  • WAVES: 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 metres in the afternoon and to 2 to 3 metres by evening.

BAY OF FUNDY:

  • WIND: S 15 to 20 knots increasing to SW 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES 1 metre or less building to 2 metres in the afternoon

EASTERN SHORE- EASTERN HALF:

  • WIND: S 10 to 15 knots increasing to S 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon then veering to SW 20 to 25 knots by evening.
  • WAVES: 1 metre or less building to 2 metres in the evening.

FOURCHU:

  • WIND: S 10 to 15 knots increasing to S 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon then veering to SW 20 to 25 knots by evening.
  • WAVES: 1 metre or less building to 2 metres in the evening.

CABOT STRAIT, SOUTHERN HALF:

  • WIND: SE 10 to 15 knots early in the morning veering to S 15 to 20 knots near noon. Increasing to S 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon and to S 30 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 metres in the afternoon.

BRAS D’OR LAKES:

  • WIND: Ended for the season

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- WESTERN HALF: ICE PRESSURE WARNING

  • WIND: S 20 to 25 knots increasing to S 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon.

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF: ICE PRESSURE WARNING

  • WIND: S 20 to 25 knots increasing to S 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon.

 


P.E.I.

CHALEUR -MISCOU:

  • WIND: SW 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 knots in the morning

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- WESTERN HALF: ICE PRESSURE WARNING

  • WIND: S 20 to 25 knots increasing to S 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon.

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF: ICE PRESSURE WARNING

  • WIND: S 20 to 25 knots increasing to S 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon.

GULF – MAGDALEN: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: S 20 to 25 knots increasing to S 35 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 metres in the afternoon.                       

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

SW COAST: SPECIAL ICE WARNING

  • WIND: Light increasing to S 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 metres in the afternoon.

SOUTH COAST:

  • WIND: Light increasing to S 15 to 20 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: 1 to 2 metres

EAST COAST- CAPE ST FRANCIS + SOUTH:

  • WIND: Light becoming S 15 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: Outside the ice edges 1 to 2 metres. 

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