Issued 03:30 PM ADT 24 October 2020
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northeasterly 15 to 20 knots backing to northwest 20 after midnight then increasing to northwest 25 to 30 early Sunday morning.
Showers and fog patches ending near midnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 24 October 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5125N 5530W to 5200N 5300W to 5500N 5030W to 5630N 5100W to 5700N
5500W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Eastern ShoreIssued 3:30 PM ADT 24 October 2020
'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 SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM ADT 24 October 2020 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Labrador to Prince
At 3:30 p.m. ADT today Hurricane Epsilon 958 mb located at 38.5N
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday Hurricane Epsilon 965 mb located at
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:29 PM ADT 24 October 2020 At 12:00 P.M. ADT, hurricane epsilon was located near latitude 37.9
north and longitude 60.3 west or approximately 620 nautical miles
southwest of Cape Race. Maximum sustained winds were estimated at 70
knots and central pressure at 958 MB. Epsilon is moving northeast at
Epsilon has made its anticipated northeast turn and will continue to
accelerate toward the northeast tonight. It will pass through the
Southern Grand Banks on Sunday as a hurricane or a very powerful
Strong to gale force easterlies will continue over southern waters,
then become gale to storm force northwesterlies early Sunday morning
as hurricane epsilon passes to the south of the marine district.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan. Marine interests are also advised that gale warnings
are in effect for East Scotian Slope, Banquereau, Cabot Strait, and
Anticosti - western 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
- 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 - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - northwestern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - southeastern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - northern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - southern half
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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