Issued 03:30 PM ADT 18 October 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to northwest 30 near noon Friday and to westerly 15 to 20 Friday evening.
Showers ending Friday evening.
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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 EDT 18 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5200N 5100W to 5430N 5100W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 3:30 PM ADT 18 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 3:30 PM ADT 18 October 2018 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today deepening low 990 mb located west of
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 978 mb located northeast of
At 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday ridge located over the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:54 PM ADT 18 October 2018 A deepening low pressure system west of Anticosti Island will move to
lie northeast of Newfoundland this evening. Gale force northwesterly
winds in the wake of the low will become storm force over some waters
this evening. Wind will diminish from west to east on Friday as a
ridge of high pressure moves in.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait and Gulf-Magdalen. Gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- 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
- 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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