Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 28 October 2016
Tonight and Saturday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to easterly 20 early this evening and to east 25 to 30 after midnight. Wind backing to northeast 30 early Saturday morning with gusts to 40 in the channels. Wind diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 Saturday evening.
Rain and fog patches beginning late this evening.
Low tonight plus 6. High Saturday plus 11.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 3:30 PM ADT 28 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 SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM ADT 28 October 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.
At 3:30 p.m. ADT today deepening low 1011 mb located north of
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday low 1000 mb located southeast of Cape
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:10 PM ADT 28 October 2016 A deepening low pressure system north of Cape Cod will pass over the
southwestern shore marine area overnight to eventually lie southeast
of Cape Breton Island Saturday evening. Gale force east to southeast
winds have developed ahead of the low and could possibly approach
storm force over the eastern half of the district tonight and
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East
Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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