Fourchu

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 18 September 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots becoming variable 15 this evening then increasing to northeast 20 near midnight. Wind increasing to northeast 30 Wednesday morning.

Rain at times heavy beginning this evening changing to a few showers Wednesday morning. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 18 September 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres building to 3 to 5 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 September 2018
Thursday Wind northeast 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light increasing to south 20 knots late in the day.
Saturday Wind southwest 30 knots veering to northwest 25 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

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

[ Canadian Ice Service ]

Stay connected

ATOM

Weather Conditions

Skip Image

Zoom-in to make a selection

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
Legend:
buoy Buoy
land station Land Station
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 18 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4804N 5255W to 4815N 4800W to 5300N 4800W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 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

Fourchu

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 18 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 10:00 AM ADT 18 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line east-west over
the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from the Gulf of Maine
to the Grand Banks.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low 1004 mb located over Browns Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday low located over Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 10:02 AM ADT 18 September 2018 A trough of low pressure over the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence will
slowly slide southward today to lie over the southern slope waters by
Wednesday afternoon. Strong southwesterly winds ahead of the trough
will increase to strong to gale force northeasterlies in its wake.
Additionally, a low will track across southern marine waters tonight
and Wednesday. Strong southwesterlies are expected south of the low
with strong to gale force northeasterlies north of it.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Gulf-Magdalen northern half, Chaleur-Miscou eastern half
and Anticosti southeastern half.

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

Another Region

What we are doing

Features

Follow us on Twitter!

Get timely local #weather alerts directly to your Twitter feed

Be Air Aware

Be Air Aware

Be weather wise! 

Be weather wise!

Date modified: