Issued 03:30 PM AST 23 November 2017
Tonight and Friday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind westerly 45 to 55 knots diminishing to west 35 early this evening and to west 25 near midnight. Wind increasing to west 30 near noon Friday then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 Friday evening.
Showers ending this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5205N 5545W to 5015N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Cabot StraitIssued 3:30 PM AST 23 November 2017
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 AST 23 November 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 980 mb located over western Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 983 mb located northeast
At 10:00 a.m. AST Friday ridge located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Friday ridge located from Anticosti Island to
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:22 PM AST 23 November 2017 An intense low pressure system over Western Newfoundland will
continue to move away from the region tonight. Gale to storm force
northwesterlies just behind the low diminish to strong elsewhere.
Winds will diminish over all waters tonight, but will strengthen
again briefly to strong to gale force westerlies over Gulf waters on
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Cabot Strait. Gale warnings are in effect for Banquereau - northern
half, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.
Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery..
Sunday..Winds southwesterly 15 to knots increasing to northwesterly
25 to 30 knots by the afternoon.
Monday..Winds westerly 25 knots.
Tuesday..Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 knots backing to southwesterly
25 knots in the afternoon.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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