Northumberland Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 28 November 2015

Today Tonight and Sunday

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to north 25 early this morning then veering to northeast 15 to 20 late this morning. Wind diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 this afternoon then becoming light this evening. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 20 overnight and to northwest 20 to 25 Sunday evening.

Periods of rain changing to periods of snow or light rain early this morning and ending near noon. Chance of flurries beginning overnight.

Temperatures plus 9 falling to minus 3 Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 28 November 2015
Monday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Tuesday Wind west 20 to 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind south 15 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35.

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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 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

No watches or warnings in effect.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM AST 28 November 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough located from Newfoundland to New
By 3:30 p.m. AST today weakening trough located over the southern
Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Sunday building ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:54 AM AST 28 November 2015 A trough of low pressure stretching from Newfoundland to New
Brunswick will weaken as it drifts southward this morning. Strong to
gale force southwesterlies over Cabot Strait will diminish to strong
northerlies early this morning in the wake of the trough.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Cabot Strait.

Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery.

Monday..Winds northerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the
afternoon. Waves near 1 metre.

Tuesday..Winds southwesterly 15 knots. Waves zero to 1 metre.

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