Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2016
Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 near midnight and to southwest 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing to west 30 Sunday evening.
A few showers. Fog banks dissipating near midnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
FundyIssued 5:07 PM ADT 22 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 3:30 PM ADT 22 October 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today deepening low 995 mb located over the Gulf
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 976 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 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Anticosti Island.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 5:08 PM ADT 22 October 2016 Recent observations indicate gale to storm force winds are occurring
over portions of the marine district associated with a tropical wave
south of Nova Scotia. As a result storm warnings have been issued for
some marine areas.
Also 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 cross the marine district
tonight to lie over Anticosti Island by Sunday morning. Gale to storm
force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force southwesterlies behind it.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
East Scotian Slope..Eastern shore..Sable and Fourchu..Banquereau and
Cabot Strait. Gale warnings are in effect for all waters except Cabot
Strait..Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and Chaleur-Miscou.
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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