Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 01 November 2018
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Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM AST 18 December 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 974 mb located over Cabot Strait.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Wednesday deepening low 972 mb located northeast
At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:55 AM AST 18 December 2018 An intense low pressure system located over Cabot Strait will
Slowly move across Southern Newfoundland tonight before departing
northeast of Newfoundland on Wednesday. Winds behind the low will
increase to gale force northwesterlies across the district this
afternoon and those gales are expected to reach storm force over
The Gulf-Magdalen waters later today. Cold air behind this system
will give freezing spray to Anticosti tonight and Wednesday with
A risk of freezing spray to the remaining Gulf waters.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Gulf-Magdalen. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining marine
waters. A freezing spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.
Marine interests are also advised that higher than normal water
levels and heavy pounding surf are expected today and tonight along
the Îles de la Madeleine, as well as north to northwest-facing
coastlines of Western Cape Breton, Eastern Prince Edward Island and
Northern Nova Scotia.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast - Ramea and east
- Southwest Coast - west of Ramea
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
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- Arctic - Western Arctic
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- Atlantic - Maritimes
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