Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 October 2018
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 20 knots with gusts to 30 increasing to northwest 35 this afternoon and to northwest 40 to 45 this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 Friday afternoon and to northwest 15 to 20 Friday evening.
Showers or a few thunderstorms.
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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 17 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5400N 4930W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Laurentian FanIssued 03:00 AM ADT 18 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 18 October 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today deepening low 995 mb located north of
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 980 mb located northeast of
At 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located over the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:52 AM ADT 18 October 2018 A deepening low pressure system north of Anticosti Island will move
to lie northeast of Newfoundland this evening. Gale force
northwesterlies will spread to all waters in the wake of the low.
Wind will diminish from west to east on Friday as a ridge of high
pressure moves in.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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