Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 08:00 PM ADT 19 October 2018
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 late overnight then veering to southwest 25 Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Saturday afternoon then diminishing to southwest 25 Saturday evening.
Rain beginning near noon Saturday. Fog patches forming Saturday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain and in fog patches.
Low tonight plus 2. High Saturday plus 15.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 8:00 PM ADT 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 8:00 PM ADT 19 October 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over the eastern Marine
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday ridge located east of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 988 mb located near James Bay.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday trough from 983 mb low located over
Quebec extending southward.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:46 PM ADT 19 October 2018 A low pressure system will approach the Maritimes from the west
tonight. Strong to gale force southerly winds will develop over all
waters on Saturday as the system approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope,
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, and the eastern half of
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- 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
- 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
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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