Lake Winnipeg - south basin

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 04:30 PM CDT 25 June 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 late this evening then veering to northwest 20 early Sunday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 30 late Sunday morning.

A few showers ending Sunday afternoon with a risk of thunderstorms.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:30 PM CDT 25 June 2016
Monday Wind north 30 knots diminishing to north 15 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind light becoming southwest 10 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots becoming north 20 late in the day.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

Map of Prairies - Manitoba Lakes marine weather areas Lake Winnipeg South Basin - 45140 Lake Winnipeg North - 45144 Lake Winnipeg Narrows - 45145 Lake Of the Woods - 45148 Carberry Portage Southport Airport Wasagaming Sprague Winnipeg Richardson Int'l Airport Berens River Airport George Island Gimli Harbour Gimli Victoria Beach Bachelors Island Dauphin Airport McCreary Norway House Airport Royal Island Fisher Branch Grand Rapids Oak Point Marine Swan River Kenora Airport
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Lake Winnipeg - south basin

Issued 4:30 PM CDT 25 June 2016

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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.

Watches (In effect)

Squall watch in effect

Lake Winnipeg - south basin

Issued 4:07 PM CDT 25 June 2016 Conditions are favourable for the development of squalls with wind gusts up to 35 knots.

CONDITIONS ARE FAVOURABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WIND GUSTS,
LARGE HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN.

STRONG TO LOCALLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE DEVELOPING OVER WEST
AND CENTRAL MANITOBA ASSOCIATED WITH AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THOUGH
THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN INTERLAKE REGIONS THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING ALONG AN AREA OF INSTABILITY AHEAD OF THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. SOME OF THESE STORMS MAY BECOME SEVERE BEFORE WEAKENING THIS EVENING.

Mariners are advised to prepare for potential squalls. Vulnerable vessels are most at risk and should seek safe harbour if underway. Consider delaying or postponing travel in areas under the Squall Watch.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

There is no Synopsis issued for this area. However, on occasion Marine Weather Statements will be posted here.

Prairies - Manitoba Lakes Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: