Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 August 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwesterly 10 to 15 knots becoming light this afternoon then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 near noon Wednesday with gusts to 35 in the channels.

A few showers beginning Wednesday evening.

High today plus 27. Low tonight plus 18. High Wednesday plus 26.

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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 03:00 AM ADT 22 August 2017

'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 3:00 AM ADT 22 August 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing trough located north of Anticosti

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Quebec to the Great
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located over the western Marine

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 5:39 PM ADT 21 August 2017 A line of thunderstorms in the St. Lawrence Estuary is moving rapidly
into Northwestern Anticosti, and is likely to produce gusts of gale
force. This line should diminish in intensity this evening.

Marine interests are advised that a squall watch and warning has been
issued for Anticosti.

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