Issued 10:00 AM AST 04 December 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25 this afternoon then veering to west 30 this evening. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 late overnight and to light Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southeast 20 Saturday afternoon and to southeast 35 Saturday evening.
Rain and fog patches Saturday.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 3 December 2020 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6645W to 4840N 6210W to
5015N 5915W to Quebec near 5120N 5800W. Sea ice north of the ice
Warnings (In effect)
LurcherIssued 10:00 AM AST 04 December 2020
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM AST 4 December 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the southeastern Marine
By 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday departing ridge located southeast of
the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday approaching low 1002 mb located north
of Cape Hatteras.
At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located over Ontario.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight dissipating trough located near the
St. Lawrence River.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:32 AM AST 4 December 2020 A low pressure system will approach from the southwest on Saturday
and track slowly across the Bay of Fundy on Sunday. Strong to gale
force easterlies developing ahead of the low on Saturday will shift
to gale force southerlies over southernmost waters by late Saturday
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank,
and West Scotian Slope.
Outlook for the start of the southwest lobster fishery.
Today..Winds southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25
This afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 metres.
Tonight..Southwest 25 to 30 knots this evening diminishing to
southwest 15 overnight. Seas 2 to 3 metres diminishing to 1 to 2
metres before morning.
Saturday..Winds southwest 15 knots diminishing to light early in the
morning. Winds increasing to southeast 25 in the afternoon and to
southeast 35 in the evening. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 3 to 5
metres in the evening.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Montréal to Trois-Rivières
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Richelieu River and Northern Lake Champlain
- Saguenay to Tadoussac
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- Trois-Rivières to Donnacona
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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