Fourchu

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 18 August 2018

Tonight and Sunday.

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to variable 15 near midnight then increasing to northeast 25 early Sunday morning.

Showers and fog patches ending late overnight with a risk of thunderstorms.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 18 August 2018
Tonight and Sunday. Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 early Sunday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 18 August 2018
Monday Wind northeast 20 knots.
Tuesday Wind easterly 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind southwest 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 18 August 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4515W to 4700N 4500W to 5100N
4800W to 5530N 5200W to 5700N 5400W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Fourchu

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 18 August 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 3:30 PM ADT 18 August 2018 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 1005 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 1005 mb located over Fourchu.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday approaching ridge located over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:11 PM ADT 18 August 2018 A low pressure system over the Gulf of Maine will slowly track
northeastward tonight and Sunday. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies will develop just north of the low's track. South of
the low, strong southwesterlies can be expected.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau - northern half and Cabot Strait - southern half.

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