Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 08:00 PM ADT 02 April 2020
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind east 35 knots with gusts to 65 from Margaree Harbour to Bay St. Lawrence. Wind diminishing to northeast 25 to 30 Friday morning.
Temperatures near minus 1.
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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.
Open water except 2 tenths first-year ice in the southwestern
Iceberg BulletinIssued 4:15 PM EDT 2 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5556W to 4500N 5400W to 4440N 4715W to 4600N 4450W to 4900N
4405W to 5225N 4630W to 5330N 4800W to 5800N 5500W to 5930N 5400W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6130W to Newfoundland near 4834N 5909W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 8:00 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 8:00 PM ADT 2 April 2020 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 973 mb located over western West
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 976 mb located west of Georges Bank.
At 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday low 986 mb located southwest of Georges
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Friday departing low 990 mb located southwest of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:39 PM ADT 2 April 2020 A low pressure system will continue to track slowly westward into
Georges Bank tonight then southwestward away from the district later
on Friday. Gale to near storm force northeasterlies will continue
over the southern marine district overnight while strong to gale
force northeasterlies will persist elsewhere. Winds will gradually
diminish late 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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