East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
Issued 10:00 AM NDT 04 September 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 25 late overnight. Wind backing to west 20 Saturday morning then to southwest 25 Saturday afternoon.
Showers late this afternoon tonight and Saturday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 4 September 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5555W to 5115N 5000W to 5230N 4930W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Sep estimated from Quebec near
5100N 5900W to Newfoundland near 5015N 5730W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - north of Cape St. FrancisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 04 September 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 4 September 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1001 mb located over northern Funk
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing low 1001 mb located northeast
of Funk Island Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching low 1002 mb located over
northwestern Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:55 AM NDT 4 September 2015 A low pressure system over the Northern Funk Island Bank will drift
slowly northeastwards today and tonight. Strong to gale force north
to northwesterlies will persist until Saturday morning behind this
On Saturday afternoon a low pressure system approaching from the
Labrador Sea will merge with the first low and bring gale force
northwesterlies over northernmost waters.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank -
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northeastern half
- Funk Island Bank - southwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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