Issued 08:00 PM AST 17 November 2017
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 30 knots increasing to westerly 40 late this evening then diminishing to northwest 25 Saturday morning. Wind diminishing to west 15 early Saturday evening.
A few showers ending Saturday afternoon.
Temperatures near plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland StraitIssued 8:00 PM AST 17 November 2017
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 8:00 PM AST 17 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 986 mb located over the Gulf of
By 3:30 p.m. AST Saturday departing low 989 mb located east of
At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:20 PM AST 17 November 2017 A low pressure system over the Gulf of St Lawrence will continue
To track across the gulf tonight and then move eastward across
Newfoundland on Saturday. Southeasterly gales ahead of the low
Shift to strong to gale force west to northwest winds behind it.
The westerly winds will diminish over western waters on Saturday
As a weak ridge of high pressure approaches from the west.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Chaleur-Miscou western half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - northern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank - northwestern half
- Funk Island Bank - southeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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