Issued 03:30 PM ADT 16 October 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind west 25 to 30 knots diminishing to west 15 to 20 near midnight then backing to southwest 20 to 25 Wednesday morning. Wind veering to northwest 30 Wednesday evening.
Showers beginning Wednesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
LurcherIssued 3:30 PM ADT 16 October 2018
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3:30 PM ADT 16 October 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 970 mb located over southeastern
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday departing low 964 mb located northeast
At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Gaspe Peninsula.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over Nova Scotia.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located over New Brunswick.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:25 PM ADT 16 October 2018 An intense low pressure system over Southeastern Labrador will
continue to track northeastward to lie southeast of the Labrador Sea
by overnight tonight. Gale to storm force westerly winds will
gradually diminish tonight in the wake of this system.
On Wednesday, a trough will move over the marine district from the
west. This will give strong to gale force westerlies to southern
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Gulf - Magdalen, and Anticosti - southern half.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except Grand
Manan, Lurcher and Browns Bank.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- 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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