Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 22 October 2018
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots backing to westerly 25 to 30 early this morning then diminishing to west 20 overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 Tuesday morning then backing to southeast 15 Tuesday evening.
Flurries or showers ending near noon Tuesday.
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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 21 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5030N 5619W to 5030N 5400W to 5130N 5045W to 5430N 5045W to 5800N
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 03:00 AM ADT 22 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 22 October 2018 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over the eastern Marine
By 3:30 p.m. ADT today departing trough located over the Grand
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1010 mb located north of the Great
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday deepening low 1010 mb located near
At 3:00 a.m. ADT today building ridge located over the East Coast
of the U.S.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Tuesday ridge located south of the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:57 AM ADT 22 October 2018 A trough of low pressure over eastern waters will continue to move
eastward and out of the marine district this morning. Gale force
southerly winds ahead of the trough shift to strong to gale force
northwesterlies in its wake. Mariners in the Gulf - Magdalen area are
advised that conditions are somewhat favourable for the formation of
waterspouts late this morning and this afternoon behind this feature.
A second low pressure system will approach the district from the west
on Tuesday and begin to rapidly intensify near Cape Cod on Tuesday
evening before turning to the northeast. Strong to gale force
southeasterly to southwesterly winds will develop ahead of this
system over western waters late on Tuesday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank, West Scotian Slope, East Scotian Slope, and Laurentian
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- 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 - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- 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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