Issued 08:00 PM ADT 19 October 2018
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots backing to westerly 15 to 20 late this evening then to south 15 to 20 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to south 25 Saturday afternoon and to south 35 Saturday evening.
Showers ending near midnight. Periods of rain beginning Saturday afternoon.
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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 19 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5620W to 5030N 5400W to 5200N 5100W to 5430N 5100W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Laurentian FanIssued 8:00 PM 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 8:00 PM ADT 19 October 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over the eastern Marine
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday ridge located east of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 988 mb located near James Bay.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday trough from 983 mb low located over
Quebec extending southward.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:46 PM ADT 19 October 2018 A 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 gale warnings are in effect for
southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope,
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, and the eastern half of
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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