Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this afternoon and to westerly 15 this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 20 to 25 overnight then backing to south 30 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to south 40 Saturday afternoon.
Showers ending this evening. Rain beginning Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
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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 18 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5200N 5100W to 5430N 5100W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 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 3:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 981 mb located northeast of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 980 mb located northeast
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight approaching low 988 mb located near
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the western Marine
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over the eastern Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:58 AM ADT 19 October 2018 A low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland will continue to move
slowly away from the region this morning. Gale to storm force
northwesterly winds in the wake of this low will diminish from west
to east as the low departs and a ridge of high pressure moves in.
A second low pressure system will approach the Maritimes from the
west tonight. Strong to gale force southerly winds will develop over
all waters on Saturday as the system approaches.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait and Gulf-Magdalen. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters except Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, and Browns Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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