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.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 September 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg 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 CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 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
Marine Weather StatementIssued 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
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.
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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