Northeast Gulf: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NDT 24 October 2014 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 994 mb located south of Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Saturday low 990 mb located near the Avalon
Peninsula.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight trough from 994 mb low located on a line
east-west over the southern Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Saturday trough from 990 mb low located on a line
northeast-southwest over the northern Grand Banks.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.
 

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:56 PM NDT 24 October 2014 A low pressure system south of Nova Scotia will slowly track
northeastward to lie near or over the Southern Avalon Peninsula
Saturday evening. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds will
develop tonight over western waters ahead of this feature.

Meanwhile, a trough extending from this low currently over the
Southern Grand Banks will slowly track north to lie over the Northern
Grand Banks tonight. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds will
develop Saturday ahead of this trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south, Funk Island Bank
- southern half, and Northern Grand Banks - northern half.