Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
Issued 03:30 PM ADT 21 May 2018
Tonight and Tuesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind westerly 25 knots veering to northwest 25 late this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light early Tuesday morning then increasing to south 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southerly 30 Tuesday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 21 May 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6015W to 5000N 6000W to
5100N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5050N 5705W. Sea ice north of the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 21 May 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4637N 5334W to 4600N 5300W to 4600N 4630W to 4700N 4600W to 4900N
4600W to 5300N 4830W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 May estimated from Quebec near
5047N 5859W to Newfoundland near 5002N 5742W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern halfIssued 3:30 PM ADT 21 May 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM ADT 21 May 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low located northeast of Anticosti Island.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday low located northeast of Newfoundland.
At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:17 PM ADT 21 May 2018 A low pressure system northeast of Anticosti Island is forecast to
track eastward to lie over Newfoundland this evening. Strong westerly
winds will increase to gale force behind the associated trough.
Gale force northwesterlies are forecast to weaken tonight for Gulf
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
northeastern half of Gulf-Magdalen and the southwestern half of
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- 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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