Northumberland Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 21 September 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Wind northeasterly 15 knots diminishing to light late overnight. Wind light Friday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 21 September 2017
Saturday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind southeasterly 15 knots.
Monday Wind northerly 15 to 20 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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Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.

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Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 21 September 2017 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Tropical Storm Jose 989 mb located at
39.6N 68.1W.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT Friday weakening Post-tropical Storm Jose 999 mb
located at 39.4N 68.9W.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over the northern Gulf of
St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located from the Gaspe Peninsula to
the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:48 PM ADT 21 September 2017 Strong to gale force easterlies will continue to affect southwestern
waters tonight as tropical storm Jose remains southwest of Georges
Bank. Winds will diminish slightly on Friday as Jose slowly weakens
and drifts away from the district. Marine interests are advised that
gale warnings are in effect for Browns Bank, Georges Bank, LaHave
Bank and West Scotian Slope.

As of 8:00 PM ADT tropical storm Jose was located near 39.6 north
And 68.1 west, or about 135 nautical miles southeast of Cape Cod.
Minimum central pressure is 989 MB and maximum sustained winds are 45
knots. Jose is currently drifting westward at 2 knots.

Long period swells from Jose will continue to affect the Atlantic
coastline of Nova Scotia and the Fundy coastline of New Brunswick.
These should very slowly diminish on Friday.

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