Bras d'Or Lakes


Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 21 May 2018

Tonight and Tuesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southwest 15 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 20 Tuesday evening.

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 8:00 PM 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 8:00 PM ADT 21 May 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low located northeast of Anticosti Island.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low located northeast of Newfoundland.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight 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 7:32 PM ADT 21 May 2018 A low pressure system northeast of Anticosti Island is forecast to
track eastward to lie over Newfoundland this evening. Strong westerly
winds will increase to gale force behind the associated trough.
Gale force northwesterlies are forecast to weaken tonight for Gulf

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

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

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