Issued 10:00 AM NDT 22 May 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southeast 25 this evening and to southeast 35 near midnight. Wind veering to southwest 25 to 35 Saturday morning then becoming southwest 25 Saturday afternoon.
Rain and fog patches beginning near midnight and ending Saturday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland 5000N 5530W to 5040N 5405W to
4905N 5200W to 5125N 5050W to 5450N 5250W to 5630N 5700W to 5705N
5605W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 May 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4130N 5145W to 4130N 4915W to 4530N
4045W to 4700N 4045W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5730W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 May estimated from Quebec near
5019N 6015W to Newfoundland near 4922N 5814W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
Warnings (In effect)
South CoastIssued 10:00 AM NDT 22 May 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NDT 22 May 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today departing low 983 mb located over Labrador
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 1004 mb located south of Cape Cod.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 996 mb located over the Southwest
Coast of Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:35 AM NDT 22 May 2015 A low pressure system over the Labrador Sea will continue tracking
northeastward today. Strong to gale force westerlies over
northernmost waters diminish this afternoon as the low moves away.
A second low pressure system will approach from the southwest today,
crossing Central Newfoundland tonight. The low will continue
northeastward across the Belle Isle Bank on Saturday. Strong to gale
force southeasterlies ahead of the low will shift to strong to gale
force southwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except the Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf and Gulf -
Port au Port.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- 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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