Gulf - Magdalen - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 01 September 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 30 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 25 near noon and to light this evening. Wind becoming southerly 10 to 15 Wednesday morning then becoming light Wednesday afternoon.

Chance of showers this morning and beginning near noon Wednesday.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 01 September 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 4 early this morning then subsiding to 2 to 3 this afternoon. Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 after midnight and to 1 or less Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 01 September 2015
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots.
Friday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind west 20 knots.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 31 August 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5554W to 5115N 5000W to 5245N 5000W to 5530N 5200W to 6000N
6030W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Aug estimated from Newfoundland
near 5101N 5705W to Quebec near 5125N 5741W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen - western half

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 01 September 2015

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 1 September 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 996 mb located west of Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 996 mb located east of Newfoundland.

At 9:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight weakening ridge located over the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:56 AM ADT 1 September 2015 A low pressure system just west of Newfoundland will move to lie
East of Newfoundland by this evening. Gale force northwesterlies
Can be expected over northern waters in the wake of the low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Eastern shore - eastern half...Fourchu...Sable - eastern half...
Banquereau...Laurentian Fan...Cabot Strait...Northumberland Strait...
Gulf-Magdalen...Chaleur-Miscou eastern half and Anticosti.

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