Browns Bank

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 13 December 2017

Tonight and Thursday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots veering to westerly 35 to 45 late this evening then diminishing to westerly 25 to 30 near noon Thursday.

Flurries or showers.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 13 December 2017
Tonight and Thursday. Seas 4 to 6 metres building to 6 to 8 this evening then subsiding to 3 to 4 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 13 December 2017
Friday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind north 10 to 15 knots increasing to northerly 35.
Sunday Wind northwest 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20.

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5400N 4700W to 5500N 4730W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Browns Bank

Issued 8:00 PM AST 13 December 2017

'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 8:00 PM AST 13 December 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight deepening low 969 mb located north of
the Gaspe Peninsula.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Thursday low 959 mb located over western Labrador.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Thursday low 995 mb located southwest of
Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday low 991 mb located over Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:50 PM AST 13 December 2017 A low pressure system north of the Gaspé Peninsula will continue to
deepen as it tracks northeastward to lie over Western Labrador by
Thursday morning. Gale force southeasterlies ahead of the low will
shift to gale force westerlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.

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