Issued 03:00 AM ADT 15 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 knots this afternoon and to south 30 this evening. Wind increasing to southwest 45 overnight then diminishing to west 25 to 30 Tuesday morning.
Rain beginning this evening and ending near noon Tuesday with a risk of thunderstorms. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.
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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 14 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5000N 5200W to 4930N 4915W to 5400N 4930W to 5800N
5630W to 6000N 5400W to 5800N 5100W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Georges BankIssued 04:04 AM ADT 15 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 3:00 AM ADT 15 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today departing trough located east of the
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying low 1010 mb located near the
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday intensifying low 980 mb located over
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located southwest of the Marine
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located east of the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:57 AM ADT 15 October 2018 A trough of low pressure east of Newfoundland will continue to move
away from the marine district, giving weakening westerly winds as a
ridge moves in from the west.
An intensifying low pressure system will approach the Maritimes from
the Great Lakes on Monday night and by Tuesday should be over the
Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence. Gale to storm force southerly winds
will develop ahead of this system. South and west of the low winds
will be generally gale force but will reach storm force over parts of
the Gulf of St. Lawrence and the eastern marine district.
Marine interests are advised that storm force wind warnings are in
effect for eastern shore - eastern half, Sable - eastern half,
Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf - Magdalen,
and Anticosti - southern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- 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
- 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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