Issued 08:00 PM ADT 26 May 2017
Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind east 25 to 30 knots backing to northeast 20 to 25 late overnight then diminishing to northeast 15 to 20 early Saturday evening.
Periods of rain and fog patches ending Saturday morning. Risk of thunderstorms late this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 5040N 5920W to Newfoundland near
5000N 5745W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4736N 5634W to 4445N 5545W to 4230N 5000W to 4230N 4729W to 4445N
4600W to 4730N 4600W to 5300N 4845W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5018N 6259W to Anticosti Island near 4943N 6300W then from Anticosti
Island near 4907N 6207W to 4830N 6145W to Newfoundland near 4736N
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 8:00 PM ADT 26 May 2017
'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 SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM ADT 26 May 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 996 mb located over Browns Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday low 1000 mb located near Laurentian Fan.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:58 PM ADT 26 May 2017 A low pressure system over Browns Bank is forecast to lie
Over Southwestern Nova Scotia this evening and track south of
Newfoundland on Saturday. Strong to possibly gale force winds are
expected with the low.
Marine interests are advised that higher than normal water levels are
expected at high tide tonight. A high water level warning may be
required for coastal areas of Southwestern Nova Scotia, the New
Brunswick coastline of Bay of Fundy and Bay of Chaleur.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast - northern half
- South Labrador Coast - southern half
- 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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