Southwestern Grand Banks: Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NDT 19 September 2014 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today deepening low 997 mb located over southern
Labrador Sea.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 983 mb located over eastern
Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 989 mb located over Hudson Bay.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Saturday low 993 mb located over northern Quebec.

At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight high located south of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Saturday high located over the southwestern
Grand Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:21 PM NDT 19 September 2014 A low pressure system currently over the South Labrador Sea will
deepen as it tracks northeastward to lie over the East Labrador Sea
by early Saturday morning. Behind this low, strong to gale force
northwesterlies are expected to develop over northern waters near

A second low pressure system is expected to track eastward across
Northern Quebec on Saturday. Strong to gale force southwesterlies are
forecast to develop over western waters south of this system on
Saturday afternoon.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest
Coast and Belle Isle Bank.