Anticosti - eastern half
Issued 03:00 AM AST 24 November 2017
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots increasing to westerly 35 late this morning then diminishing to westerly 20 to 25 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to south 15 to 20 overnight. Wind increasing to south 30 Saturday morning then veering to southwest 25 Saturday evening.
A few flurries today. Snow beginning after midnight changing to rain Saturday morning and ending near noon Saturday.
Risk of freezing spray today.
Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 5 Saturday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 20 June 2017 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 23 November 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 24 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5205N 5545W to 5015N 5415W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 4730W to
5500N 5000W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Anticosti - eastern halfIssued 03:00 AM AST 24 November 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 3:00 AM AST 24 November 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. AST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight dissipating trough located on a line
north-south over eastern Newfoundland.
At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge from 1020 mb high located over East
Scotian Slope extending northward.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:34 AM AST 24 November 2017 A trough of low pressure over the St Lawrence River will pass north
of the marine district by this evening. Moderate to strong westerlies
are forecast over much of the district today. These winds will
strengthen briefly to strong to gale force westerlies over Gulf
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Outlook for the start of the Southwest Nova lobster fishery...
Sunday..Winds southwesterly 15 to knots increasing to westerly
25 to 30 knots by the afternoon.
Monday..Winds westerly 25 knots.
Tuesday..Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 knots backing to southwesterly
25 knots in the afternoon.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
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