Issued 10:00 AM ADT 28 October 2016
Today Tonight and Saturday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots near noon and to east 20 this afternoon. Wind increasing to northeast 30 late overnight then diminishing to east 20 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to east 15 Saturday evening.
Chance of showers late this morning. Periods of rain and fog patches beginning this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland StraitIssued 10:00 AM ADT 28 October 2016
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 28 October 2016 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Newfoundland.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today deepening low 1011 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday low 1000 mb located southeast of Cape
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:47 AM ADT 28 October 2016 A deepening low pressure system near Cape Cod this morning will pass
over the southwestern shore marine area overnight to eventually lie
southeast of Cape Breton Island Saturday evening. Gale force east to
southeast winds will develop ahead of the low and could possibly
approach storm force over the eastern half of the district tonight
and Saturday. Over the Gulf of St Lawrence waters, easterly winds
developing later today are currently expected to remain just below
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East
Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan and Cabot Strait.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- 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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