Southwestern Shore


Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 October 2016

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind westerly 20 knots diminishing to northwesterly 10 to 15 near midnight then increasing to northeast 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.

A few showers beginning this morning.


Issued 05:00 AM ADT 25 October 2016
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 October 2016
Thursday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Friday Wind east 20 to 25 knots increasing to east 35.
Saturday Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late in the day.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

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

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 October 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5230N 5230W to 5400N 5300W to 5800N 5700W to
6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Southwestern Shore

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 October 2016

'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.


Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 25 October 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today weakening low located near Anticosti Island.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low located over the southern Gulf of
St. Lawrence.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday departing low located south of Nova

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:45 PM ADT 24 October 2016 A disturbance over East Scotian Slope will continue to track
northeastward bringing a brief period of southerly gales over
Laurentian Fan this evening.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan.

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