Northumberland Strait - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwesterly 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northerly 20 this evening except northwest 10 to 15 over western sections. Wind diminishing to light after midnight then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Sunday morning. Wind veering to northwest 25 Sunday evening.

A few showers beginning Sunday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018
Monday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.
Tuesday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southerly 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018

Ice Edge

Ice edge is outside the forecast region.

Ice Coverage

Forecasts available to mariners upon request.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 22 September 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.

Gale warning in effect

Northumberland Strait - western half

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 September 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 22 September 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today cold front located from Newfoundland to
Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over Laurentian Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday trough located over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over southeastern Northumberland Strait.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:27 PM ADT 22 September 2018 A cold front will continue to sweep through the marine district this
afternoon before exiting the region later this evening.

Ahead of the cold front, strong to gale force southwesterly winds
will persist over eastern waters into this evening. In its wake,
strong to gale force northwesterly winds will begin to gradually
diminish this evening, except over northern waters where westerly
winds are forecast to remain strong.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou, and
Anticosti.

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