Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 31 August 2015

Tonight and Tuesday

Strong wind warning in effect. Squall watch in effect.

Wind southwest 20 knots with gusts to 35 near thunderstorms. Wind becoming northwest 20 to 25 near midnight then veering to north 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Tuesday evening.

A few showers and thunderstorms changing to chance of showers late this evening overnight and Tuesday.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 31 August 2015
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light in the morning.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.

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

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 9:23 PM ADT 31 August 2015

'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.

Warnings (Ended)

Squall warning ended

Northumberland Strait

Issued 10:56 PM ADT 31 August 2015
Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 31 August 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 997 mb located north of Anticosti
Island.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low 997 mb located over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM ADT 31 August 2015 A low pressure system just north of Anticosti Island this
Evening will move to lie over Newfoundland on Tuesday.
Gale force northwesterlies will develop over northern waters in the
wake of this low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau...Cabot Strait...Gulf-Magdalen...Chaleur-Miscou eastern
half and Anticosti.

A squall warning is in effect for Northumberland Strait and
Gulf-Magdalen.

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