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Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018

Today Tonight and Thursday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind south 20 to 25 knots increasing to southerly 30 this afternoon then veering to southwest 20 to 25 near noon Thursday. Wind becoming northeast 20 to 25 Thursday afternoon.

Periods of rain ending Thursday afternoon. Risk of thunderstorms Thursday morning and afternoon. Fog patches forming Thursday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018
Today Tonight and Thursday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this afternoon and to 3 to 4 late overnight. Seas subsiding to 2 to 3 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018
Friday Wind northeasterly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 in the afternoon.
Saturday Wind light becoming westerly 15 knots late in the day.
Sunday Wind northerly 15 to 20 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 25 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4630W to 5100N 4630W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

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Issued 03:00 AM ADT 26 September 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 26 September 2018 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing high located over the eastern
Marine District.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1001 mb located near the Great Lakes.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 980 mb located over northern Labrador.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:41 AM ADT 26 September 2018 A low pressure system north of the Great Lakes will deepen today as
it moves northeastward across Quebec. Gale force southerlies are
expected for Gulf of St. Lawrence waters in association with this
low.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti.

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