Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015

Today Tonight and Tuesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 this afternoon then veering to northwest 20 this evening. Wind veering to north 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday evening.

Showers beginning this afternoon and ending near midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015
Wednesday Wind north 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 knots.
Friday Wind north 15 knots.

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Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 31 August 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 996 mb located over northern Quebec.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low 998 mb located over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:32 AM ADT 31 August 2015 A low pressure system moving slowly eastward across Quebec today will
track north of the marine district to lie over Newfoundland tomorrow.
Gale force northwesterlies will develop over northern waters in the
wake of this low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou eastern half
and Anticosti.

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