East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 22 September 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 20 to 25 knots increasing to south 25 to 35 early this morning and to south 45 to 55 late this morning. Wind diminishing to west 30 this evening and to west 15 Sunday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Sunday evening.
Rain beginning this morning and ending overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 21 September 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4804N 5255W to 4730N 4715W to 5100N 4730W to 5800N 5600W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - north of Cape St. FrancisIssued 03:00 AM NDT 22 September 2018
'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 3:00 AM NDT 22 September 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today deepening low 974 mb located over Quebec.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday low 960 mb located over Labrador Sea.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today trough from 974 mb low located over southern
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Sunday trough from 960 mb low located on a line
north-south over Funk Island Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over the Grand Banks.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight dissipating ridge located southeast of
the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:44 AM NDT 22 September 2018 An intense low pressure system will cross Labrador today as an
associated trough crosses Newfoundland waters. Gale to storm force
southerlies ahead of the trough will shift to gale to storm force
west to southwesterlies behind it.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, the Gulf waters, East Coast - north of Cape St.
Francis, Northeast Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters except
Southeastern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- 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 - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- 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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