Northumberland Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 29 November 2015

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Monday morning and to light Monday afternoon. Wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 Monday evening.

Flurries ending Monday afternoon.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 29 November 2015
Tuesday Wind west 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to variable 15 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 35 knots.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 29 November 2015 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight building ridge located over Quebec.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Monday ridge located over the western Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:49 PM AST 29 November 2015 A large ridge of high pressure will slowly build over the Maritimes
tonight and Monday. Ahead of the ridge strong northwesterly winds
combined with cold air will give freezing spray to some northern

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti and Northern Gulf-Magdalen.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Tonight..Winds northwest 15 to knots increasing to northerly 25 later
this evening. Seas 1 to 2 metres.

Monday..Winds 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Seas near 1 metre.

Tuesday..Winds westerly 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 15 to 20
in the evening. Seas zero to 1 metre.

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