Fourchu

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 June 2018

Today Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to southwest 25 near noon then veering to northwest 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday morning then increasing to southwest 20 to 25 Wednesday afternoon.

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

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 19 June 2018
Today Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 4 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 this evening and to 1 to 2 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 June 2018
Thursday Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to north 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018 Forecasts available to mariners upon request. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse
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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 June 2018

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Newfoundland near
4706N 5508W to 4615N 5330W to 4500N 4700W to 4515N 4530W to 4800N
4500W to 5700N 5100W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jun estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6023W to Newfoundland near 4903N 5822W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Fourchu

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 June 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 19 June 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern New Brunswick.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday cold front located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southwestern Grand Banks.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the St. Lawrence River.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:39 AM ADT 19 June 2018 A low pressure system over the Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence with a
cold front extending southwestward will move to lie east of the
district near midnight tonight. Strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies ahead of low and front will shift to moderate to
strong northwesterlies behind them.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
eastern shore - eastern half, Sable - eastern half, Fourchu,
Banquereau and Cabot Strait.

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