Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016
Today Tonight and Sunday
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 30 knots diminishing to southerly 15 to 20 this afternoon and to light this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 15 late overnight and to southwest 25 near noon Sunday with gusts to 35 in the channels.
Rain at times heavy ending this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Chance of showers beginning Sunday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating early Sunday morning.
Temperatures plus 17 falling to plus 12 Sunday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 10:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 22 October 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 995 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 984 mb located north of the
St. Lawrence River.
At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the western Marine District.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday merging trough from low located on a line
east-west over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:50 AM ADT 22 October 2016 A low pressure system over the Gulf of Maine will move northward
today to lie north of the St. Lawrence River Sunday morning. A trough
extending southeastward from the low will pass over Georges Bank this
afternoon and continue northward to lie over Anticosti Island by
Sunday morning. Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the
trough will shift to strong to gale force southwesterlies behind it.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Waters except Cabot Strait..Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- 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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