Issued 03:30 PM ADT 19 April 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 early this evening then increasing to northeast 20 to 25 late this evening. Wind diminishing to westerly 15 Friday morning then increasing to northwest 20 to 25 Friday evening.
Rain changing to a few showers early Friday morning and ending Friday afternoon. Fog patches dissipating Friday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 19 April 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4535N 6040W to 4530N
5840W to 4600N 5805W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5915W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the extreme northern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 April 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4713N 5257W to 4545N 4730W to 4545N 4545W to 4645N 4530W to 4815N
4530W to 5100N 4730W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5012N 6048W to Newfoundland near 4855N 5830W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 3:30 PM ADT 19 April 2018
'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 19 April 2018 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 998 mb located southwest of Georges Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 995 mb located over Banquereau.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday low 995 mb located over Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:15 PM ADT 19 April 2018 A low pressure system southwest of Georges Bank this afternoon will
track northeastward across the marine district tonight to lie over
Banquereau by Friday morning. Strong to gale force southwesterlies
will develop south of the low tonight.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
southern half of Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope
and Laurentian Fan.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf - northwestern half
- Northeast Gulf - southeastern half
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast - Ramea and east
- Southwest Coast - west of Ramea
- 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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