Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 18 October 2017
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late overnight then increasing to south 25 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Thursday evening.
Showers ending near midnight.
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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 18 October 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 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 8:00 PM NDT 18 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 3:00 AM NDT 19 October 2017 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located from Funk Island Bank to
the Grand Banks.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing trough located east of the
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located from Labrador to Nova Scotia.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday ridge located east of the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough located over the Great Lakes.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Friday approaching trough located over Anticosti
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:55 AM NDT 19 October 2017 A cold front over the Grand Banks will exit the marine district this
morning. Strong to gale force northwesterlies in the wake of this
feature will diminish as it moves away.
A trough of low pressure will approach Gulf waters tonight.
Winds will increase to strong to gale force southwesterlies ahead of
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, and Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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