Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 September 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind northwest 25 knots veering to north 15 to 20 early this morning then diminishing to light late this morning. Wind increasing to south 15 early this evening and to south 20 near midnight. Wind increasing to south 30 Wednesday evening.

A few showers beginning Wednesday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 25 September 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 this morning then building to 2 to 3 Wednesday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 September 2018
Thursday Wind south 30 knots diminishing to northwest 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind northerly 20 knots veering to easterly 10 to 15.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 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.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 24 September 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
4915N 5331W to 5000N 4700W to 5100N 4700W to 5800N 5700W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5142N 5625W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5614W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 25 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 25 September 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today high 1040 mb located over New Brunswick.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday high 1035 mb located east of Banquereau.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday low 1001 mb located over Ontario.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday intensifying low 982 mb located over
central Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:47 AM ADT 25 September 2018 Tropical cyclone information: as of 12:00 A.M. ADT subtropical
depression Leslie was located in the central Atlantic near 33.1
North 47.1 west. Leslie has maximum sustained winds of 30 knots and
is currently moving toward the east at 3 knots. Leslie is expected to
meander over the central Atlantic Ocean over the next several days as
it gradually transitions to a large post-tropical cyclone. Leslie not
expected to have any impact on Canadian territory.

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