Gulf - Magdalen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 20 November 2017

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind west 25 to 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 near noon Tuesday.

A few flurries beginning near noon and ending near noon Tuesday.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM AST 20 November 2017

Gulf - Magdalen - northern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning then building to 3 to 4 this evening. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Tuesday morning and to 1 to 2 Tuesday evening.

Gulf - Magdalen - southern half

Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 near midnight then subsiding to 1 to 2 near noon Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 20 November 2017
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 978 mb located over western Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 980 mb located over northern Quebec.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday ridge located south of the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:51 AM AST 20 November 2017 A low pressure system over Western Labrador will move northward today
to lie over Northern Quebec tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies
will persist today and tonight then diminish somewhat and back to
southwesterly on Tuesday.

Another low pressure system is forecast to move across the Maritimes
Wednesday night and through the day Thursday. This system will track
northeastward across the marine district keeping the strongest winds
south of Nova Scotia. However, there is a chance that this track may
shift further northward bringing gale to possible storm force winds
to much of the district.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank,
West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait - northern half and Anticosti.

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