Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 20 October 2018
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 35 knots with gusts to 45 in the channels. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 this evening and to southwest 10 to 15 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light early Sunday morning.
Rain and fog patches ending Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain and in fog patches.
Temperatures plus 15 falling to plus 8 Sunday evening.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 3:30 PM ADT 20 October 2018
'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 3:30 PM ADT 20 October 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 982 mb located over central Quebec.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday trough from 988 mb low located over central
At 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough from low located from Cabot Strait
to Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday trough from low located from Newfoundland
to Laurentian Fan.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:25 PM ADT 20 October 2018 A trough of low pressure from Quebec will move to lie over
Newfoundland Sunday. Strong to gale force southerly winds ahead of
the trough will become moderate to strong north to northwesterlies in
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope,
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, and the eastern half
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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