Northumberland Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 04 October 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind northerly 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 October 2015
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to west 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.

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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 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 10:00 AM ADT 4 October 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1010 mb located south of Laurentian Fan.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1008 mb located south of the Grand

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over central Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located over the Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:35 AM ADT 4 October 2015 A weak low pressure centre just southeast of Laurentian Fan will
continue to slowly move southeastward today. Meanwhile a large ridge
of high pressure will gradually drift southeastward today and
tonight. Strong to gale force northeast winds prevail between these
two features over southern offshore waters.

At 9:00 AM ADT, hurricane Joaquin was located near 30.4N 67.1W,
About 180 nautical miles southwest of Bermuda. Joaquin is moving
northeastward at 18 knots.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank - southern half..West Scotian Slope - southern half..
East Scotian Slope - southern half..And Laurentian Fan - southern

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

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