Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:00 AM NST 20 November 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots with gusts to 45 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 early this morning then veering to west 30 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 20 Tuesday evening.
Flurries or showers beginning this afternoon and ending Tuesday evening. Fog patches dissipating this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and in precipitation.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 19 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5200N 5555W to 5100N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 03:00 AM NST 20 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 3:00 AM NST 20 November 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located over Belle Isle Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located from Belle Isle Bank to the
By 10:00 a.m. NST today departing ridge located east of the Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:51 AM NST 20 November 2017 A trough of low pressure located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence will
move to lie over the Belle Isle Bank this evening. Strong to gale
force southeasterly winds ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force westerly behind it.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Funk Island Bank, Northern Grand Banks and
Southeastern Grand Banks.
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 Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- 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
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
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