Issued 03:30 PM ADT 02 April 2020
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 35 knots increasing to northeast 35 to 45 near midnight then becoming northeast 35 Friday morning.
Periods of rain ending Friday morning. Fog patches dissipating this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 2 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6010W to 4545N 5900W
to 4725N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4710N 5525W. Sea ice north and
west of the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
Grand MananIssued 3:30 PM ADT 02 April 2020
'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 2 April 2020 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 972 mb located over southern West
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 972 mb located over Georges Bank.
At 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 975 mb located west of Georges Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday low 988 mb located southwest of Georges
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:24 PM ADT 2 April 2020 A low pressure system over the Southern West Scotian Slope will
continue slowly westward into Georges Bank tonight. The low will then
move southwestward away from the district later on Friday. Gale to
near storm force northeasterlies will continue over the southern
marine district this afternoon and overnight while strong to gale
force northeasterlies build elsewhere. Winds will gradually diminish
late on Friday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Northumberland Strait, Chaleur - Miscou, and Anticosti
- northwestern half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- 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
- 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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