Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 08:00 PM NDT 26 April 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 35 knots with gusts to 60 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind diminishing to south 30 late overnight with gusts to 45 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind diminishing to southwest 25 Friday morning and to southwest 15 Friday evening.
Periods of rain ending Friday morning. Fog patches dissipating Friday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4545N 6005W to 4555N
5920W to 4745N 6035W to 4800N 6300W to 5000N 6520W to 4955N 6000W to
5020N 5905W to 4955N 5810W to 4830N 5935W to Newfoundland near 4805N
5905W. Sea ice west and north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 26 April 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4704N 5252W to 4530N 4730W to 4515N 4545W to 4630N 4430W to 5015N
4545W to 5300N 4900W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5034N 5929W to Newfoundland near 4950N 5752W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 8:00 PM NDT 26 April 2018
'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 NDT 26 April 2018 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight low 996 mb located over the Gaspe
By 8:00 p.m. NDT Friday low 988 mb located north of Labrador Sea.
At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight quasi-stationary ridge located southeast
of the Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:38 PM NDT 26 April 2018 A low pressure system over the Gaspé Peninsula will move
northeastward across Labrador tonight to lie over the Northern
Labrador Sea by late Friday. Strong to gale force south to
southeasterlies over western waters will spread elsewhere overnight
or early Friday as the low passes to the west. Winds will gradually
diminish by Friday evening as the low moves well north of the marine
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western 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
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope - northern half
- East Scotian Slope - southern half
- 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 - 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
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