Issued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to west 15 near noon then increasing to southwest 20 to 25 this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 30 Saturday morning and locally gusts to 40 in Chignecto Bay Saturday afternoon. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 Saturday evening.
Periods of rain beginning Saturday morning.
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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.
Warnings (In effect)
FundyIssued 03:00 AM ADT 19 October 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 981 mb located northeast of Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 980 mb located northeast
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight approaching low 988 mb located near
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the western Marine
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located over the eastern Marine
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:58 AM ADT 19 October 2018 A low pressure system northeast of Newfoundland will continue to move
slowly away from the region this morning. Gale to storm force
northwesterly winds in the wake of this low will diminish from west
to east as the low departs and a ridge of high pressure moves in.
A second low pressure system will approach the Maritimes from the
west tonight. Strong to gale force southerly winds will develop over
all waters on Saturday as the system approaches.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Cabot Strait and Gulf-Magdalen. Gale warnings are in effect for all
remaining waters except Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, and Browns Bank.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- 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
- 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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