Issued 03:00 AM ADT 07 October 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 10 to 15 knots this afternoon and to westerly 15 to 20 near midnight. Wind increasing to northwest 25 to 30 overnight then diminishing to northwest 20 near noon Thursday. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 Thursday evening.
A few showers beginning this evening and ending Thursday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland StraitIssued 03:00 AM ADT 07 October 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 7 October 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today Hurricane Joaquin 974 mb located at 40.4N
By 9:00 a.m. ADT today departing Hurricane Joaquin 970 mb located
at 41.0N 47.7W.
At 3:00 p.m. ADT today trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT Thursday trough located over eastern Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:48 PM ADT 6 October 2015 At 8:00 P.M. ADT...Hurricane Joaquin was located near latitude 39.5
north and longitude 55.1 west. Maximum sustained winds are estimated
at 70 knots and central pressure at 974 MB. Joaquin is moving
northeastward at 20 knots.
Gale warnings are in effect for Laurentian Fan - southern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- 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 - northern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - southern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - northern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - southern half
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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