Gulf - Magdalen

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 26 April 2018

Tonight and Friday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 25 to 30 knots with gusts to 55 from Margaree Harbour to Bay St. Lawrence. Wind becoming south 25 near midnight then veering to southwest 20 early Friday morning. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 near noon Friday and to light early Friday evening.

Rain ending late overnight. Fog patches dissipating Friday morning.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 26 April 2018
Tonight and Friday. Seas 1 metre building to 2 to 3 early this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 early Friday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 26 April 2018
Saturday Wind southeast 20 to 25 knots.
Sunday Wind southerly 20 knots.
Monday Wind southeasterly 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018 Today Tonight and Friday Open water. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island 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 Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4545N 6005W to 4555N
5920W to 4745N 6035W to 4800N 6300W to 5000N 6520W to 4955N 6000W to
5020N 5905W to 4955N 5810W to 4830N 5935W to Newfoundland near 4805N
5905W. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4704N 5252W to 4530N 4730W to 4515N 4545W to 4630N 4430W to 5015N
4545W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5929W to Newfoundland near 4950N 5752W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 26 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 26 April 2018 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 995 mb located over the Gaspe
Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday low 989 mb located over northwestern
Labrador Sea.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday approaching low located over the Great
Lakes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:53 PM ADT 26 April 2018 A low pressure system over the Gaspé Peninsula will continue to track
northeastward to lie over the Labrador coast Friday morning. Strong
south to southeasterlies ahead of this system will become strong
south to southwesterlies in its wake. Over southern slope waters
gales are still possible or occurring before the switch over to
southwesterlies.

Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
East Scotian Slope-southern half.

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