East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 24 October 2016
Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 knots backing to southeast 20 after midnight except southeast 35 over southern sections. Wind becoming southwest 15 to 20 Tuesday morning.
Rain and fog patches beginning after midnight and ending early Tuesday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 July 2016
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 24 October 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 8:00 PM NDT 24 October 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 8:00 PM NDT 24 October 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over southeastern Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Tuesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over The Bonavista Peninsula.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 1004 mb located near Sable Island.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Tuesday low 1001 mb located over the East Coast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:54 PM NDT 24 October 2016 A developing low pressure system approaching from the southwest will
pass just southeast of the Avalon Peninsula early Tuesday then move
east of the Funk Island Bank Tuesday afternoon. A brief period of
south to southeasterly gales are forecast to spread over areas to the
south and east of its track.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south, Northern Grand Banks and
Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
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- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
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- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
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- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
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- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
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- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
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