Gulf - Magdalen


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 November 2015

Today Tonight and Friday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to southwest 30 to 40 near noon.

A few showers beginning Friday afternoon.

Temperatures plus 1 rising to plus 9 Friday afternoon.


Issued 05:00 AM AST 26 November 2015
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 to 3 near noon and to 3 to 4 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 3 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 26 November 2015
Saturday Wind north 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northerly 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Monday Wind northwest 25 knots.

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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 EST 26 November 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 November 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 Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 November 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today quasi-stationary ridge located from the
Gulf of Maine to the Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located from Labrador to the
Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Friday trough located from the Strait of Belle
Isle to New Brunswick.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:12 AM AST 26 November 2015 A trough of low pressure will approach the northern marine district
today giving gale force southwesterlies over Gulf of St. Lawrence

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-northern half..Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence

Outlook for the startup of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Sunday..Northeast 20 to 25 knots becoming west 10 to 15 in the
afternoon. Waves 1-2 metres in the morning diminishing to zero-1 by

Monday..West 20 becoming north 20-25 near mid-day. Waves 1-2 metres.

Tuesday..Light winds.

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