Bras d'Or Lakes

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 03 May 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind east 20 to 30 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near noon then increasing to northwest 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight then becoming northeast 10 to 15 Wednesday afternoon.

Rain changing to drizzle this morning and ending early this afternoon. Fog patches dissipating near noon.

High today plus 9. Low tonight plus 2. High Wednesday plus 10.

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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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Strong wind warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 03 May 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 3 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located over Lurcher.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT today low 1004 mb located over Cabot Strait.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday departing low located over southern
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:57 AM ADT 3 May 2016 A low pressure system will move northeastward along the coast of
Nova Scotia today tracking into Southern Newfoundland this
Evening. An associated frontal trough extends southeastward from
This low. Strong to gale force winds prevail ahead of this low and
trough.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Eastern shore-eastern half..Sable-eastern half..East Scotian
Slope-eastern half..Fourchu....Banquereau..Laurentian Fan and Cabot
Strait.

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