Strait of Belle Isle
Issued 03:30 PM NDT 19 October 2018
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this evening then increasing to southeast 25 Saturday afternoon. Wind increasing to south 35 Saturday evening.
Showers or flurries changing to rain Saturday afternoon.
Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
Strait of Belle Isle - western half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 4 August 2018
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5620W to 5030N 5400W to 5200N 5100W to 5430N 5100W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs east of the
western iceberg limit.
Warnings (In effect)
Strait of Belle IsleIssued 3:30 PM NDT 19 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 3:30 PM NDT 19 October 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 985 mb located northeast of
the Marine District.
At 3:30 p.m. NDT today ridge located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Saturday ridge located over the southeastern
At 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching low 982 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:19 PM NDT 19 October 2018 A low pressure system pulling away from the marine district will
continue to bring strong to gale force west to northwesterlies to
most waters late this afternoon, gradually diminishing as the low
moves away this evening.
Another developing low approaching from the west will track across
Quebec on Saturday. Strong to gale force southerlies will spread
across the district ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- 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
- 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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