Issued 03:30 PM AST 12 November 2018
Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 30 late overnight and to westerly 10 to 15 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 35 Tuesday evening.
Showers or flurries ending Tuesday afternoon. Snow or rain beginning Tuesday evening.
Cabot Strait - northern half
Cabot Strait - southern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 12 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 13 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 4900N 4830W to 5000N 4700W to 5730N 5330W to
5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N 5000W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Cabot StraitIssued 3:30 PM AST 12 November 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 AST 12 November 2018 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 976 mb located east of Labrador Coast.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday departing low 978 mb located east of
At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday ridge located east of the Marine District.
At 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday deepening low 1010 mb located near
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday intensifying low 995 mb located near
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:23 PM AST 12 November 2018 A deep low pressure system well off the South Labrador Coast will
continue moving eastward tonight. Strong to gale force westerly winds
in the wake of this low will continue to gradually diminish as the
low moves further away from the district and a ridge of high pressure
builds in from the west.
A second low pressure system will develop along the eastern us
seaboard Tuesday morning and will rapidly intensify as it tracks
northeastward towards the Maritimes. Increasing southerly winds will
reach gale, or possibly storm force, over southwestern and southern
waters ahead of this low pressure system. In the wake of this feature
gale to storm force westerly winds are expected.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Chaleur-Miscou.
Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
Tonight..Winds northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15
to 20 this evening then further diminishing to light near midnight.
Tuesday..Winds light becoming southeast 15 to 20 knots in the morning
then increasing to southeast 25 near noon and to southeast 45 late in
the afternoon over Grand Manan and to 35 in the evening over Fundy.
Wednesday..Winds west 40 knots.
Thursday.. Winds northwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to 15 in the
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western half
- 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
- 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
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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