Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:30 PM NDT 18 October 2017
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 late overnight then increasing to south 25 Thursday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Thursday evening.
Showers ending near midnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5332N 5558W to 5330N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 3:30 PM NDT 18 October 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 3:30 PM NDT 18 October 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today dissipating ridge located over the Grand
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today low 1002 mb located north of Anticosti
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday weakening low 1010 mb located over Funk
At 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday approaching ridge located from Labrador
to Nova Scotia.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:19 PM NDT 18 October 2017 A cold front over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will cross the Southern
Grand Banks tonight. Winds will increase to strong southwest ahead of
the front and strong to gale force northwest behind it.
A trough of low pressure will approach Gulf waters late Thursday.
Winds will increase to strong to gale force southwest ahead of the
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf-Port au Port and Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- 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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Summer 2017: Significant weather across Canada
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