Issued 08:00 PM NDT 18 August 2017
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 late this evening and to north 15 late overnight. Wind diminishing to light Saturday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 15 July 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 18 August 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5259W to 4700N 5100W to 5100N 4830W to 5200N 4845W to 5300N
4930W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5650W to Newfoundland near 5120N 5638W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South CoastIssued 8:00 PM NDT 18 August 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:05 PM NDT 18 August 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 998 mb located over southeastern Funk
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday departing low 999 mb located east of
the Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight ridge located over Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
the East Coast of Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:51 PM NDT 18 August 2017 A low pressure system near the southeastern edge of the Funk Island
Bank will track eastward tonight. Gale force northeasterlies north of
the low shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Winds will begin to diminish overnight as the low moves away.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Coast, East Coast, Northeast Coast, Funk Island Bank - northern
half and the Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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