Issued 03:30 PM ADT 18 August 2018
Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northeast 15 knots early this evening and to northeast 25 late this evening. Wind diminishing to northeast 15 near noon Sunday.
Rain ending near midnight. Risk of thunderstorms late this 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.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland StraitIssued 3:30 PM ADT 18 August 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 18 August 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 1005 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 1005 mb located over Fourchu.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday approaching ridge located over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:11 PM ADT 18 August 2018 A low pressure system over the Gulf of Maine will slowly track
northeastward tonight and Sunday. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies will develop just north of the low's track. South of
the low, strong southwesterlies can be expected.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau - northern half and Cabot Strait - southern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern 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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