Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 to 30 this evening then diminishing to westerly 15 Friday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 20 Friday evening.
Chance of showers Friday afternoon and evening.
Low tonight plus 11. High Friday plus 16.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 3:30 PM ADT 19 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 3:30 PM ADT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing ridge located on a line north-south
At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:18 PM ADT 19 October 2017 A trough of low pressure over Quebec will track eastward tonight to
lie over the marine district on Friday. Strong southwesterlies ahead
of the system will shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies
behind it Friday afternoon and evening.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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