Cabot Strait - northern half: Forecast

Winds

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 35 to 40 knots with gusts to 50 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 this afternoon and to northwest 25 near midnight. Wind diminishing to north 15 Thursday morning and to light Thursday evening.
 
 

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Over open water seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 Thursday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 16 April 2014
Friday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind southeast 20 knots backing to east 25.
Sunday Wind northwest 25 knots.
 
 

Weather & Visibility

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Periods of drizzle changing to rain this afternoon then to freezing rain early this evening and ending this evening. Fog patches dissipating early this evening.
 

Air temperature

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 16 April 2014
Today Tonight and Thursday Temperatures plus 5 falling to minus 3 near midnight.
 
 

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 16 April 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday 7 tenths of first-year ice.

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

 
 
 

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