Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwesterly 35 late this evening.

A few showers.


Issued 05:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016
Tonight and Sunday Seas 3 to 4 metres building to 4 to 6 early Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 October 2016
Monday Wind westerly 30 knots.
Tuesday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeasterly 20 to 25 knots.

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

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect


Issued 8:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016

'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 Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 22 October 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight deepening low 983 mb located over Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 976 mb located north of the
St. Lawrence River.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over the central Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough from low located on a line east-west
over Anticosti Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:54 PM ADT 22 October 2016 A deep low pressure system over Maine will move northward tonight to
lie north of the St. Lawrence River Sunday morning. A trough
extending southeastward from the low will cross the marine district
tonight to lie over Anticosti Island by Sunday morning. Gale to storm
force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong to
gale force southwesterlies behind it.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Eastern shore..Sable..Fourchu..Banquereau and Cabot Strait.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except
Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and Chaleur-Miscou.

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