Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 35 this evening and locally gusts to 45 along the coast overnight. Wind diminishing to west 25 near noon Friday.
Showers beginning late overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017
'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 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today trough located over southern Quebec.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday trough located over the East Coast of
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located on a line north-south over
Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday ridge located east of the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:27 PM NDT 19 October 2017 A trough of low pressure will track across the marine district from
west to east tonight and Friday. Strong to gale force southwesterlies
are expected ahead of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters and Funk Island Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- 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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