Issued 08:00 PM AST 17 November 2017
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 after midnight and to northwest 15 Saturday morning. Wind backing to southwest 10 to 15 Saturday afternoon then to south 15 to 20 Saturday evening.
A few showers ending late this evening. Rain beginning Saturday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Warnings (In effect)
Grand MananIssued 8:00 PM AST 17 November 2017
'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 AST 17 November 2017 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 986 mb located over the Gulf of
By 3:30 p.m. AST Saturday departing low 989 mb located east of
At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday ridge located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:20 PM AST 17 November 2017 A low pressure system over the Gulf of St Lawrence will continue
To track across the gulf tonight and then move eastward across
Newfoundland on Saturday. Southeasterly gales ahead of the low
Shift to strong to gale force west to northwest winds behind it.
The westerly winds will diminish over western waters on Saturday
As a weak ridge of high pressure approaches from the west.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Chaleur-Miscou western half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- 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
- 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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