Lake Melville


Marine Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 10 October 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to northwest 25 this afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 25 to 35 this evening then becoming west 25 Sunday afternoon.

Rain beginning early this morning changing to snow this evening and ending Sunday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures plus 6 falling to zero Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 10 October 2015
Monday Wind west 15 to 20 knots backing to southwest 10 to 15 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind variable 15 knots.

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Issued 10:00 AM EDT 11 July 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Lake Melville

Issued 04:00 AM NDT 10 October 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 4:00 AM NDT 10 October 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 4:00 a.m. NDT today departing trough located north of the
Marine District.

At 4:00 a.m. NDT today intensifying low 999 mb located near the
Gaspe Peninsula.
By 4:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 958 mb located over northern Belle
Isle Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:58 AM NDT 10 October 2015 A low pressure system will strengthen into an intense fall storm as
it tracks across the Gulf of St. Lawrence today, then over the South
Labrador Sea tonight. Gale force easterlies will develop across
southern waters ahead of the low beginning this afternoon, then shift
to gale to storm force northwesterlies over southern waters in its

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
the South Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea, and East Labrador Sea -
southern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.

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