East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 17 April 2014 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 973 mb located over Davis
Strait.

At 3:30 p.m. NDT today high located near Prince Edward Island.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday high located over the northern Grand Banks.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:22 PM NDT 17 April 2014 An intense low pressure system over Davis Strait will continue to
track northward tonight. Meanwhile, a strong area of high pressure
will drift south of Newfoundland tonight and Friday. Strong to gale
force westerlies will persist into this evening over northern waters
between these features.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank,
Funk Island Bank, and Northern Grand Banks.