Browns Bank


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 October 2016

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 35 knots diminishing to westerly 25 this morning and to west 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon.

Chance of showers.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 23 October 2016
Tonight and Monday Seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 October 2016
Wednesday Wind northwesterly 20 to 25 knots.
Thursday Wind northerly 20 knots diminishing to light.
Friday Wind southeasterly 35 knots diminishing to westerly 20 late in the day.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Browns Bank

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 October 2016

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 24 October 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low located over eastern Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday weakening low located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:52 AM ADT 24 October 2016 A low pressure system over Eastern Quebec will gradually weaken today
and tonight as it moves to lie over the Gulf of St. Lawrence Tuesday
morning. Strong to gale force westerlies will diminish today.

Another low pressure system will track across slope waters later
today. A brief period of southerly gales is expected this evening
over Laurentian Fan.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Anticosti.

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