Issued 08:00 PM AST 13 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 late this evening then increasing to west 30 after midnight. Wind increasing to westerly 40 early Wednesday morning.
Rain and fog patches late this evening. Flurries Wednesday. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and in flurries.
Risk of freezing spray Wednesday.
Temperatures plus 8 falling to minus 3 Wednesday 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 8:00 PM AST 13 November 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 8:00 PM AST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight deepening low 998 mb located near Grand
By 10:00 a.m. AST Wednesday intensifying low 970 mb located east
of Anticosti Island.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday departing low 948 mb located northeast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:54 PM AST 13 November 2018 A low pressure system currently near Grand Manan will rapidly
intensify as it tracks northeastward across the Bay of Fundy this
evening and across the Gulf of St. Lawrence overnight and Wednesday
morning. Winds ahead of the approaching low will reach gale to storm
force southerlies. As the low passes, winds will become gale to storm
force westerlies and persist for the remainder of Wednesday.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
High winds on Wednesday will produce rough and pounding surf along
west facing shorelines in the Gulf of St Lawrence.
Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
Tonight..Winds to southeast 45 over Grand Manan (lfa 38, western lfa
36). Winds becoming southwest 25 later in the evening then shifting
to west 30 to 35 around midnight.
Wednesday..Winds west 40 (lfa 36), and northwest 45 knots lfa 38).
Thursday..Winds northwest 35 knots diminishing to 25 early in the
morning and then to 15 in the afternoon. Winds becoming light late in
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western half
- 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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