Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 21 May 2018

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind light becoming southwest 15 knots near noon with gusts to 25 in the channels. Wind becoming northwest 15 early this evening then diminishing to light near midnight. Wind increasing to southwest 15 Tuesday afternoon and to southwest 20 Tuesday evening.

High today plus 15. Low tonight plus 1. High Tuesday plus 13.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport Miscou Island Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour
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Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Bras d'Or Lakes

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 21 May 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 Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 21 May 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday By 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located southeast of the Marine

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low located over western Labrador.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low located over eastern Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:52 AM ADT 21 May 2018 A low pressure system over Western Labrador later this morning is
forecast to track southeastward to lie over Newfoundland this
evening. Strong westerly winds will develop over the gulf of Saint
Lawrence later this morning and will reach gale force of over some
areas this afternoon.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for the
northeastern half of Gulf-Magdalen and the southwestern half of

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