Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 20 knots veering to southwest 20 after midnight with gusts to 30 in the channels. Wind becoming southwest 25 near noon Sunday with gusts to 35 in the channels.

Periods of rain ending late this evening. Chance of showers beginning early Sunday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating early Sunday morning.

Temperatures plus 17 falling to plus 12 Sunday evening.

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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 22 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight deepening low 983 mb located over Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 976 mb located north of the
St. Lawrence River.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the central Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Anticosti Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM ADT 22 October 2016 A deep low pressure system over Maine will move northward tonight to
lie north of the St. Lawrence River Sunday morning. A trough
extending southeastward from the low will cross the marine district
tonight to lie over Anticosti Island by Sunday morning. Gale to storm
force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force southwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Eastern shore..Sable..Fourchu..Banquereau and Cabot Strait.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except
Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and Chaleur-Miscou.

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