East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 01 June 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 this morning and to northwest 25 to 35 this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 to 25 Thursday morning.
A few showers and fog patches ending this afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 31 May 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Labrador near 5330N 5600W to 5400N 5300W to
5510N 5300W to 5610N 5700W to 5800N 5830W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 31 May 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4656N 5402W to 4215N 5000W to 4215N 4800W to 4315N 4430W to 4545N
3700W to 4730N 3700W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 May estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6025W to Newfoundland near 4917N 5808W.
Iceberg Count26 to 50 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 03:00 AM NDT 01 June 2016
'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 3:00 AM NDT 1 June 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 1004 mb located over northeastern
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday low 1001 mb located east of the Marine
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from low located on a line north-south
over Belle Isle Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:10 AM NDT 1 June 2016 A trough of low pressure over Belle Isle Bank will move to lie east
of the marine district by early Thursday morning. Strong
southeasterlies ahead of the trough increase to strong to gale force
northwesterlies behind it. Winds begin to diminish later in the day
Thursday as the trough moves further away from the district.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half, East Coast, Northeast Coast,
Belle Isle Bank, Funk Island Bank, the Northern Grand Banks, and the
Southeastern Grand Banks - northeastern half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - southwestern half
- 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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