Cabot Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 08 October 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight and to southwest 10 to 15 early Friday morning. Wind increasing to south 15 to 20 Friday evening.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 08 October 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 late this morning and to 3 to 4 early this evening. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 1 to 2 Friday morning and to 1 or less Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 08 October 2015
Saturday Wind southerly 30 knots increasing to northwest 30 to 40 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 20.
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

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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 8 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5550W to 5230N 5500W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 08 October 2015

'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 10:00 AM ADT 8 October 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located east of Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Laurentian Fan.

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