Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 August 2016

Today Tonight and Saturday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots veering to northwest 20 to 25 early Saturday morning then to north 15 to 20 Saturday evening.

A few showers with a risk of thunderstorms changing to rain near midnight and ending early Saturday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 26 August 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 August 2016
Sunday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Monday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots.

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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

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 25 August 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4801N 5301W to 4745N 5000W to 5030N 4645W to 5315N 4830W to 5700N
5400W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5057N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5014N 5733W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 26 August 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 10:00 AM ADT 26 August 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located from Quebec to New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Anticosti Island to
Cape Cod.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located from Newfoundland to
East Scotian Slope.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday ridge located over southern Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
New Brunswick.

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