Northumberland Strait - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 July 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 early this morning and to light near noon.

A few showers ending Thursday morning. Risk of thunderstorms this morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 July 2015
Friday Wind southeast 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots.
Sunday Wind light increasing to southeast 20 knots.

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Warnings

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Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait - eastern half

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 July 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 29 July 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today weakening trough located on a line
north-south over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 9:00 a.m. ADT today approaching ridge located over Quebec.

At 3:00 p.m. ADT today intensifying low 1000 mb located south of
Laurentian Fan.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT Thursday departing low 995 mb located east of
Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:48 AM ADT 29 July 2015 A low pressure system will strengthen as it approaches Laurentian Fan
from the south today. The low will track north overnight to lie over
the eastern edge of Banquereau by Thursday morning and then slowly
move eastward later in the day. Strong to gale force northeasterlies
ahead of the low will shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies
behind it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan - eastern half.

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