Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 18 October 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 near noon with gusts to 30 in the channels. Wind becoming northwest 20 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 after midnight. Wind backing to southwest 10 to 15 Thursday morning then increasing to southwest 25 Thursday afternoon.
A few showers ending late this afternoon.
High today plus 11. Low tonight plus 5. High Thursday plus 15.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 10:00 AM ADT 18 October 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 SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 18 October 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located from Anticosti Island to
the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Newfoundland to
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday ridge located on a line north-south
over the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:57 AM ADT 18 October 2017 A trough of low pressure will gradually move across the district
today. Strong southwesterlies ahead of the trough shift to strong
northwesterlies behind it. Over northernmost waters the
northwesterlies are now expected to reach gale force later this
afternoon before diminishing overnight.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, the northeastern half of Gulf-Magdalen, and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
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- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
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