Cabot Strait


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 08 October 2015

Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near midnight and to southwest 10 to 15 early Friday morning. Wind increasing to south 15 to 20 Friday evening.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 08 October 2015
Tonight and Friday Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 near midnight and to 1 to 2 early Friday morning. Seas subsiding to 1 or less Friday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 08 October 2015
Saturday Wind southerly 30 knots increasing to northwest 30 to 40 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northwest 20 knots backing to southwest 20.
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

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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 EDT 8 October 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5550W to 5230N 5500W to 5400N 5500W to 6000N 6000W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 08 October 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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 8 October 2015 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located on a line north-south over
the East Coast of the U.S.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located over the eastern Marine

At 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over New England.

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