Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 18 November 2017

Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light after midnight then increasing to southeast 20 Sunday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 35 Sunday afternoon.

Rain beginning Sunday morning. Fog patches forming Sunday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 18 November 2017
Monday Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to west 30 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Wind west 30 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20.
Wednesday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

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
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 8:00 PM AST 18 November 2017

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. 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 8:00 PM AST 18 November 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located on a line north-south over
the western Marine District.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Sunday departing ridge located on a line
north-south over Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight deepening low 985 mb located over southern
Ontario.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday low 974 mb located over the Gaspe Peninsula.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM AST 18 November 2017 A low pressure system developing near Southern Ontario will approach
the region tonight to lie over the Gaspé Peninsula by Sunday evening.
Strengthening southerly winds ahead of this system are expected
To reach gale force over most waters on Sunday. On Sunday afternoon
southerly gales over extreme southwest waters could possibly reach
storm force.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.

Marine interests are also advised that higher than normal water
levels can be expected near high tide Sunday afternoon for the Bay of
Chaleur, the gulf coast from Miramichi north, and eastern facing
coastlines of the Gaspé Peninsula. Storm surge and waves are expected
to impact those areas Sunday afternoon possibly causing minor
flooding.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Date modified: