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ATLANTIC MARINE FORECAST: Wednesday, May 22

Marine forecast
Marine forecast - Ken Simmons

NOVA SCOTIA

LURCHER (SW): STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: NW 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon then to NW 15 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 metres in the evening.

SOUTHWESTERN SHORE: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: NW 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon then to NW 15 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 metres in the evening.

EASTERN SHORE: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: NW 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metres

BAY OF FUNDY: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: W 20 to 25 knots veering to NW 15 to 20 knots in the morning; diminishing to N 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon and light in the evening.
  • WAVES: 1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 metre or less in the afternoon.

EASTERN SHORE- EASTERN HALF: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: 3 to 4 metres

FOURCHU: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: N 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 to 30 knots in the afternoon.
  • WAVES: 3 to 4 metres

CABOT STRAIT, SOUTHERN HALF: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 3 to 4 metres

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening.

GULF – MAGDALEN: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots backing to NW 25 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metre subsiding to 1 to 2 metres in the evening

BRAS D’OR LAKES: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: NE 25 knots with gusts to 35 knots in the channels. Becoming NW 25 knots in the morning then diminishing to NW 15 to 20 knots in the evening.

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- WESTERN HALF: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening.

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening.

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

CHALEUR -MISCOU: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: NE 30 knots diminishing to N 20 knots in the afternoon then backing to NW 15 to 20 knots in the evening.

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- WESTERN HALF: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening.

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots diminishing to NW 20 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening.

GULF – MAGDALEN: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: N 30 knots backing to NW 25 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metre subsiding to 1 to 2 metres in the evening.

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

SW COAST:

  • WIND: NE 30 knots with local gusts to 40 knots along the coast in the morning and afternoon. Wind diminishing to NW 25 knots during the afternoon.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metres

SOUTH COAST:

  • WIND: E 25 knots backing to NE 30 knots in the morning then to NW 25 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 1 to 2 metres

EAST COAST- CAPE ST FRANCIS + SOUTH:

  • WIND: NE 25 knots backing to NW 30 knots in the evening.
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 metres near noon.

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