Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 this afternoon and to northwest 35 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to north 25 Tuesday evening.

Showers beginning this evening. Risk of thunderstorms after midnight changing to chance of showers overnight and Tuesday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday Seas 1 metre building to 2 near midnight and to 3 to 5 Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015
Wednesday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 20 knots veering to north 25.

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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 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 30 August 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5554W to 5145N 5015W to 5245N 5015W to 5530N 5230W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5124N 5711W to Newfoundland near 5103N 5658W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 31 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 999 mb located over eastern Quebec.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low 998 mb located over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:32 AM ADT 31 August 2015 A low pressure system moving slowly eastward across Quebec today will
track north of the marine district to lie over Newfoundland tomorrow.
Gale force northwesterlies will develop over northern waters in the
wake of this low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou eastern half
and Anticosti.

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