Issued 08:00 PM NST 14 November 2018
Tonight and Thursday.
Hurricane force wind warning in effect. High water level warning in effect.
Wind northwest 55 knots and locally gusts to 65 along the coast. Wind becoming northwest 55 to 65 late overnight and locally gusts to 75 along the coast overnight and Thursday morning. Wind becoming northwest 45 to 55 Thursday afternoon.
Snow ending Thursday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 14 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
High water level warning in effect
Northeast CoastIssued 7:47 PM NST 14 November 2018 Higher than normal water levels are expected or occurring.
A powerful low pressure system over northwestern Funk Island Bank will continue to move slowly eastward tonight.
Higher than normal water levels due to storm surge combined with large waves and pounding surf are expected overnight and Thursday morning from White Bay to Cape Race. Conditions will be at their worst near high tide on Thursday morning. Beach erosion and damage to coastal infrastructure are possible, especially along northwest facing coastlines.
Water levels are expected to gradually subside Thursday afternoon and into Thursday evening.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Northeast CoastIssued 8:00 PM NST 14 November 2018
'Hurricane' force winds of 64 knots or above 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 8:00 PM NST 14 November 2018 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight deepening low 950 mb located over
northwestern Funk Island Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Thursday low 944 mb located east of Funk Island
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:48 PM NST 14 November 2018 A powerful low pressure system over Northwestern Funk Island Bank
will continue to intensify as it moves to lie east funk island
Thursday morning. Gale to storm force northeasterlies north of the
low increase to storm to hurricane force west to northwesterlies
Marine interests are advised that hurricane force wind warnings are
in effect for East Coast, Northeast Coast, Funk Island Bank, Northern
Grand Banks, and Southeastern Grand Banks. Storm warnings are in
effect for all remaining waters.
Marine interests are further advised that a high water level warning
is in effect for East Coast and Northeast Coast.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- 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
- Laurentian Fan
- 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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