Issued 03:30 PM NST 13 December 2017
Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 45 knots diminishing to southwest 25 near midnight then increasing to southwest 45 late overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 to 35 Thursday afternoon and to southwest 20 Thursday evening.
Periods of rain. Risk of thunderstorms late this afternoon and tonight. Fog patches dissipating near midnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 13 December 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 13 December 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5225N 5540W to 5000N 5230W to 5400N 4700W to 5500N 4730W to
6000N 5900W to 6100N 5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Southwest CoastIssued 3:30 PM NST 13 December 2017
'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 3:30 PM NST 13 December 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. NST today intensifying low 974 mb located over the
By 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday low 965 mb located over western Labrador.
At 3:30 p.m. NST Thursday approaching low 994 mb located southwest
of the Marine District.
At 3:30 p.m. NST today departing ridge located east of the Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:15 PM NST 13 December 2017 An intensifying low pressure system over the Gaspé Peninsula will
move to lie over Western Labrador tonight, then remain nearly
stationary on Thursday. Gale force southeasterlies will continue to
spread eastward tonight, and shift to strong to gale force
southwesterlies in its wake.
On Thursday a second low approaching from the southwest will track
over the South Coast of Newfoundland in the evening. Gale to storm
force southerlies are expected ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
South Coast and East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south.
Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- 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 - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks - northwestern half
- Northern Grand Banks - southeastern half
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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