Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 26 May 2017

Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind east 20 knots increasing to east 25 to 30 early this evening then diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 Saturday evening.

Periods of rain or drizzle changing to showers or periods of drizzle early Saturday morning and ending Saturday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating Saturday afternoon.

Low tonight plus 4. High Saturday plus 9.

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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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Ice Conditions

There is no ice forecast issued for this area.


Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 26 May 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 3:30 PM ADT 26 May 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 996 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday low 1000 mb located near Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:20 PM ADT 26 May 2017 A low pressure system approaching from the Gulf of Maine is forecast
to lie over Southwestern Nova Scotia this evening and track south of
Newfoundland on Saturday. Strong to possibly gale force winds are
expected with the low.

Marine interests are advised that higher than normal water levels are
expected at high tides tonight. A high water level warning may be
required for coastal areas of Southwestern Nova Scotia, the New
Brunswick coastline of Bay of Fundy and Bay of Chaleur.

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