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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 September 2018

Today Tonight and Sunday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 20 to 25 early this afternoon then veering to north 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to southwest 10 to 15 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Showers ending late this afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 22 September 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday. Seas 2 metres building to 3 to 4 this morning then subsiding to 2 early this evening. Seas subsiding to 1 Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 September 2018
Monday Wind northerly 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Banquereau - 44139 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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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4700W to 5100N 4700W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Fourchu

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 September 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 September 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today cold front located from Anticosti Island
to Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Laurentian Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Îles-de-la-Madeleine.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:56 AM ADT 22 September 2018 An intense low pressure system will continue to track eastward across
Labrador today while its cold front sweeps across the marine
district.

Ahead of the cold front strong to gale force southwesterly winds will
persist into this afternoon. In its wake, winds will become
northwesterly and gradually diminish throughout the remainder of the
day; however, gale to storm force westerly winds are expected for the
Gulf of St. Lawrence waters before diminishing this evening.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for southwestern shore,
eastern shore, Sable, Fourchu, Banquereau, Cabot Strait,
Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, and Chaleur-Miscou.

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