Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:00 AM NDT 09 April 2020
Today Tonight and Friday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 knots diminishing to south 15 near midnight then increasing to east 35 to 45 Friday morning. Wind increasing to east 45 to 55 near noon Friday with gusts to 65 along the Newfoundland coast Friday afternoon. Wind diminishing to south 20 Friday evening.
Flurries today and this evening. Snow Friday morning and afternoon becoming rain or snow.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 8 April 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4555N 5950W to 4555N 5930W
to 4725N 6030W to 4840N 6230W to 4925N 6015W to 4730N 5925W to 4725N
5710W to 4635N 5620W then eastward. Sea ice west north and east of
the ice edge.
Bergy water except 5 tenths first-year ice along the Quebec coast
and in a few bays along the Newfoundland coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 3:12 PM EDT 8 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4745N 5613W to 4510N 5550W to 4420N 4735W to 4605N 4455W to 4940N
4425W to 5330N 4800W to 5740N 5240W to 5630N 4800W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5014N 6037W to Newfoundland near 4843N 5836W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
western iceberg limit.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 03:00 AM NDT 09 April 2020
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 NDT 9 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 978 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Friday low 970 mb located over the Gulf of
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 988 mb located southwest of the Grand
By 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight departing low 989 mb located northeast
of the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:49 AM NDT 9 April 2020 A low pressure center will move over the Gulf of Maine this evening
and then slowly track northeastward to lie over the Gulf of St.
Lawrence Friday evening. Gale to storm force easterly winds will
spread across all waters Friday ahead of the low.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, South Coast, Northeast Coast, and
Southwestern Grand Banks. Gale warnings are in effect for all
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 Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- 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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