Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 25 November 2015

Today Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to west 20 to 25 this afternoon then diminishing to west 10 to 15 near midnight. Wind backing to southwest 15 to 20 early Thursday morning then increasing to southwest 25 to 35 late Thursday morning. Wind becoming southwest 30 to 40 Thursday afternoon.

Chance of flurries today and tonight. Chance of showers beginning Thursday evening.

Temperatures minus 6 rising to plus 5 Thursday evening.


Issued 05:00 AM AST 25 November 2015

Anticosti - eastern half

Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this afternoon then building to 3 to 5 Thursday afternoon.

Anticosti - western half

Today Tonight and Thursday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning then building to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 25 November 2015
Friday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots becoming northerly 25 late in the day.
Saturday Wind north 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Sunday Wind westerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 30.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 24 November 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5545W to 5230N 5430W to 5500N 5430W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 10:00 AM AST 25 November 2015

'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 Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 25 November 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. AST today building ridge located over New England.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today building ridge located over the western
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. AST Thursday ridge located over the southern Marine
By 3:30 p.m. AST Thursday approaching trough located over central

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:50 AM AST 25 November 2015 On Thursday a trough will sweep across Central Quebec approaching
Labrador. This trough will spread strong to gale force
southwesterlies across northern waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen..Chaleur Miscou and Anticosti.

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