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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 19 October 2017

Tonight and Friday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 15 to 20 knots veering to southwest 25 this evening then to west 20 early Friday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 near noon Friday then increasing to northwest 25 Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 19 October 2017
Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 near midnight then subsiding to 1 to 2 Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 19 October 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late in the day.
Sunday Wind variable 15 knots becoming southwest 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

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Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 3:30 PM ADT 19 October 2017

'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 19 October 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing ridge located on a line north-south
over Newfoundland.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Quebec.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:18 PM ADT 19 October 2017 A trough of low pressure over Quebec will track eastward tonight to
lie over the marine district on Friday. Strong southwesterlies ahead
of the system will shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies
behind it Friday afternoon and evening.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.

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