Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 October 2017

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 this evening and to northerly 10 to 15 near noon Sunday. Wind diminishing to light Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 October 2017
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Wednesday Wind south 25 to 30 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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Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 21 October 2017

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 21 October 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing trough located east of
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line north-south over
New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:29 AM ADT 21 October 2017 A trough of low pressure east of Newfoundland will continue to track
away from the district today. Strong to gale force northwesterly
winds will diminish later today and tonight as the trough departs and
a ridge approaches from the west.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, and Anticosti.

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