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Gulf - Port au Port

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 01 December 2020

Tonight and Wednesday.

Gale warning in effect.

Wind south 40 knots with gusts to 50 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind diminishing to southeast 35 late overnight with gusts to 45 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind diminishing to southeast 25 Wednesday afternoon with gusts to 35 along the Newfoundland coast.

Showers ending near midnight. Showers and fog patches Wednesday late in the day.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 01 December 2020
Tonight and Wednesday. Seas 3 to 5 metres subsiding to 2 to 3 Wednesday morning and to 1 to 2 Wednesday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 01 December 2020
Thursday Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Saturday Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 1 December 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 1 tenth new ice along parts of the Quebec coast. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Banquereau - 44139 LaHave Bank - 44150 Halifax Harbour - 44258 East Chedabucto Bay - 44488 West Chedabucto Bay - 44489 West Bay of Fundy - 44490 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point Îles de la Madeleine Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Eskasoni (First Nations) Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Branch Hill Wreckhouse
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 1 December 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6645W to 4845N 6200W to
5015N 5915W to Quebec near 5045N 5900W. Sea ice north of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 1 tenth new ice along parts of the Quebec coast.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 2:30 PM EST 1 December 2020

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5551W to 5045N 5315W to 5500N 5200W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N
5300W to 5800N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 2 Dec estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Gulf - Port au Port

Issued 3:30 PM NST 01 December 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM NST 1 December 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NST today departing high 1044 mb located east of the
Marine District.

At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 995 mb located over the St. Lawrence
River.
By 3:30 p.m. NST Wednesday low 1002 mb located southeast of
James Bay.

At 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday approaching trough located over the
Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:13 PM NST 1 December 2020 A low pressure system over the St. Lawrence River will move very
slowly northward across Quebec tonight and Wednesday as an associated
trough approaches the marine district from the west. Strong to gale
force south to southeasterly winds will persist over most waters
tonight into Wednesday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf waters.

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