Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 May 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind easterly 15 knots increasing to east 20 this morning and to easterly 30 near noon. Wind diminishing to northeast 20 after midnight and to northeast 15 Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.

Periods of rain ending Saturday morning. Fog patches dissipating near noon Saturday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 May 2017
Sunday Wind variable 15 knots.
Monday Wind variable 15 knots.
Tuesday Wind southeast 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Ice free. 

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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 Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5040N 5920W to Newfoundland near
5000N 5745W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 May 2017

'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 26 May 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 996 mb located over Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 994 mb located over southwestern
Nova Scotia.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday low 998 mb located east of the Marine
District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located east of the Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:57 AM ADT 26 May 2017 A low pressure system approaching from Cape Cod is forecast
To lie over Southwestern Nova Scotia this evening and track south
Of Newfoundland on Saturday. Strong to possibly gale force winds
Are expected with the low.

Marine interests are advised that higher than normal water
Levels are expected at high tides tonight.
A high water level warning may be required for coastal areas of
Southwestern Nova Scotia, the New Brunswick coastline of bay of
Fundy and Bay of Chaleur.

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