East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 20 September 2019
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots backing to southeast 15 this afternoon then to east 15 to 20 this evening. Wind backing to north 25 after midnight then increasing to northwest 35 overnight. Wind northwest 35 Saturday.
Showers beginning this afternoon and ending Saturday afternoon. Fog patches forming this evening and dissipating Saturday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 13 July 2019 Forecasts have ended for the season.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 19 September 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5550W to 5130N 5200W to 5215N 5000W to 5330N 5000W to 5700N
5500W to 6100N 5800W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 20 Sep estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5140N 5630W to Newfoundland near 5128N 5615W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - Cape St. Francis and southIssued 03:00 AM NDT 20 September 2019
'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 NDT 20 September 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located on a line east-west over the
South Coast of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday dissipating ridge located on a line
east-west over Funk Island Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today Post-tropical Storm Humberto 970 mb located
at 40.6N 58.0W.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday weakening Post-tropical Storm Humberto
980 mb located at 44.6N 52.6W.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:56 AM NDT 20 September 2019 At 3.00 AM NDT, post-tropical storm Humberto was located near
latitude 40.6 north and longitude 58.0 west , about 220 nautical
miles south-southeast of Sable Island. Maximum sustained winds are
estimated at 75 knots and central pressure at 970 MB. Humberto is
moving north-northeast at 17 knots.
Humberto will continue northeastward today and weaken as it tracks
through the Southern Grand Banks tonight.
Gale force southeasterlies ahead of Humberto will increase to gale to
storm force southwesterlies to its south this evening. Strong to gale
force northwesterlies will persist behind Humberto on Saturday.
Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure moving southward from Labrador
will track across the district tonight and Saturday. Strong to gale
force northerlies are expected behind the trough during the same
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, East Coast, Northeast Coast, Funk Island Bank and
Northern Grand Banks. Storm warnings are in effect for the Southern
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
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- Eastern Shore - western half
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- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western half
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
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- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
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- Northumberland Strait
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- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
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- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
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- West Scotian Slope
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