Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 10:00 AM NST 26 November 2015
Today Tonight and Friday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 to 45 this afternoon then becoming southwest 35 Friday morning. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 Friday evening.
A few showers beginning this afternoon changing to rain after midnight.
Temperatures minus 2 to plus 2 rising to plus 5 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 25 November 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 10:00 AM NST 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 SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 26 November 2015 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. NST today intensifying low 1003 mb located over
By 3:00 a.m. NST Friday low 988 mb located over eastern Labrador
At 10:00 a.m. NST today high 1051 mb located over Banquereau.
By 3:00 a.m. NST Friday high 1047 mb located over the southeastern
At 10:00 a.m. NST Friday approaching trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over eastern Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:54 AM NST 26 November 2015 An intensifying low pressure system over Northern Quebec will track
northeastward across the Northern Labrador Sea tonight. On Friday,
an elongated trough of low pressure extending from Eastern Quebec to
the Southern United States will slowly approach Gulf waters.
Meanwhile, a very strong area of high pressure will build over the
Grand Banks. Strong to gale force southwesterly winds will develop
today between these features and will persist through Friday.
Storm force southwesterlies can be expected tonight over the Strait
of Belle Isle.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
the Strait of Belle Isle. Gale warnings are in effect for Northeast
Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis,
Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank, and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- 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
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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