East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM NDT 16 April 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 989 mb located over central
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday departing low 967 mb located north of
Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. NDT today cold front from 992 mb low located over
New Brunswick.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Thursday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Funk Island Bank.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:55 PM NDT 15 April 2014 A low pressure system near the mouth of the St. Lawrence River will
move across Labrador tonight and will lie over the Labrador Sea by
Wednesday morning. A trailing cold front will move across
Newfoundland later on Wednesday. Strong to gale force southerly winds
will prevail over much of the district today and Wednesday.
Winds will veer to strong to gale force westerlies over western
waters late in the day on Wednesday with the passage of the cold

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, East Coast
- north of Cape St. Francis, Northeast Coast and the Belle Isle Bank.