Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 26 August 2016

Tonight and Saturday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 late this evening then increasing to northwesterly 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind diminishing to northerly 10 to 15 Saturday evening.

A few showers ending late overnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 26 August 2016
Sunday Wind light becoming south 10 to 15 knots late in the day.
Monday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots late in the day.

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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 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 26 August 2016 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Anticosti Island to
Cape Cod.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located from Newfoundland to
East Scotian Slope.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located from Newfoundland to
East Scotian Slope.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday departing trough located east of the
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Saturday ridge located over southern Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
New Brunswick.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:25 PM ADT 26 August 2016 A low pressure system with a cold front extending southwest has
developed a line of severe thunderstorms. The line currently extends
from Anticosti southwest to the Gulf of Maine and will cross the Gulf
of St. Lawrence tonight.

Winds near 40 knots have been observed near the thunderstorms, and as
a result squall watches are in effect for Gulf-Magdalen.
Chaleur-Miscou, and Anticosti.

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