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Marine Forecast for Nov. 15, 2018

Marine forecast
Marine forecast - Ken Simmons

NOVA SCOTIA

LURCHER (SW):  

WIND: N 20 knots becoming light in the afternoon             

WAVES:  3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 metres near noon then to 1 to 2 metres in the evening     

SOUTHWESTERN SHORE:   

WIND: N 20 knots becoming light in the afternoon             

WAVES: 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 metres near noon then to 1metre or less in the evening     

EASTERN SHORE: GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 45 knots diminishing to NW 30 knots near noon then to N 15 to 20 knots by evening              

WAVES: 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 metres near noon then to 1 to 2 metres in the evening     

BAY OF FUNDY:   

WIND: NW 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon             

WAVES:  1 to 2 metres subsiding to 1 metre or less in the afternoon

EASTERN SHORE- EASTERN HALF: GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 45 knots diminishing to NW 30 knots near noon then to N 15 to 20 knots by evening              

WAVES: 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 metres near noon then to 1 to 2 metres in the evening     

FOURCHU: GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 40 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon               

WAVES: 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 metres near noon then to 1 to 2 metres in the evening     

CABOT STRAIT, SOUTHERN HALF: GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 45 knots diminishing to NW 30 knots in the evening                

WAVES: 7 to 9 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 metres near noon then to 3 to 5 metres in the evening     

BRAS D’OR LAKES:  

WIND: Ended for the season

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- WESTERN HALF:  GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening      

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF: GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening 

P.E.I.

CHALEUR -MISCOU:  GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening      

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- WESTERN HALF:  GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening           

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT- EASTERN HALF:  GALE WARNING 

WIND: NW 35 knots diminishing to NW 25 knots in the afternoon and to NW 15 knots in the evening     

GULF – MAGDALEN: STORM WARNING 

WIND: NW 55 knots diminishing to NW 40 knots near noon and to NW 25 knots in the evening      

WAVES:  7 to 9 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 metres near noon then to 3 to 5 metres in the evening. 

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

SW COAST: STORM WARNING 

WIND:  W 55 knots diminishing to NW 45 knots near noon with local gusts to 55 knots along the coast in the afternoon;  NW 25 to 35 knots in the evening            

WAVES:  7 to 10 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 metres in the afternoon     

SOUTH COAST: STORM WARNING 

WIND:  W 55 knots with local gusts to 65 in the morning -  diminishing to NW 45 knots near noon with local gusts to 55 knots along the coast in the afternoon;  NW 25 to 35 knots in the evening            

WAVES:  7 to 10 metres subsiding to 5 to 7 metres in the afternoon     

EAST COAST- CAPE ST FRANCIS + SOUTH:  HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING AND HIGH WATER LEVEL WARNING IN EFFECT   

WIND: NW 55 to 65 knots with local gusts to 80 knots along the coast in the morning; wind becoming NW 45 to 55 knots Thursday afternoon. 

WAVES:  8 to 11 metres  

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