Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 26 May 2016

Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind variable 15 knots increasing to northerly 20 to 25 late this afternoon then veering to northeast 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late overnight then becoming southeast 15 near noon Friday. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Friday evening.

A few showers or periods of drizzle and fog patches ending Friday morning. Chance of showers beginning Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 26 May 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre or less building to 2 to 3 this afternoon then subsiding to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 26 May 2016
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to north 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to southerly 30.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2016 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4643N 5309W to 4330N 4945W to 4330N 4815W to 4400N 4500W to 4615N
3800W to 4730N 3800W to 5145N 4330W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W
then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 May estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5934W to Newfoundland near 4941N 5749W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 26 May 2016

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 26 May 2016 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 1013 mb located over Cape Breton Island.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday departing low 1016 mb located southeast
of Laurentian Fan.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located over eastern New England.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located on a line north-south over
Newfoundland.

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