Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 03 October 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 20 late this afternoon then becoming northeast 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon.

Showers ending this evening.

Low tonight plus 8. High Sunday plus 14.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 03 October 2015

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 3 October 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing trough located south of the
Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight quasi-stationary high 1046 mb located
over central Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM ADT 3 October 2015 A trough of low pressure just south of the slope waters will continue
to move away slowly southeastward tonight and Sunday. Meanwhile a
strong area of high pressure will persist over Central Quebec. Strong
northeast winds prevail between these two features reaching gale
force at times over most offshore waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Grand Manan..Lurcher..Browns Bank..Georges Bank..LaHave Bank..West
Scotian Slope..Sable..East Scotian Slope..And Laurentian Fan.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

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