Anticosti - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018

Today Tonight and Saturday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northwest 40 knots with gusts to 50 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 this morning then backing to west 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to south 25 overnight. Wind veering to southwest 20 Saturday evening.

Periods of snow or rain beginning near midnight changing to periods of rain Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this morning and to 1 or less this evening. Seas building to 1 to 2 late overnight and to 2 to 3 Saturday morning then subsiding to 1 to 2 Saturday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018
Sunday Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 25 late in the day.
Monday Wind westerly 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind northwesterly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5200N 5100W to 5430N 5100W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Anticosti - western half

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018

'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 981 mb located northeast of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 980 mb located northeast
of Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight approaching low 988 mb located near
James Bay.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the western Marine
District.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over the eastern Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:58 AM ADT 19 October 2018 A low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland will continue to move
slowly away from the region this morning. Gale to storm force
northwesterly winds in the wake of this low will diminish from west
to east as the low departs and a ridge of high pressure moves in.

A second low pressure system will approach the Maritimes from the
west tonight. Strong to gale force southerly winds will develop over
all waters on Saturday as the system approaches.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait and Gulf-Magdalen. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters except Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, and Browns Bank.

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