Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 08:00 PM NST 20 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots except northeast 25 along the Quebec coast. Wind increasing to northeast 35 late overnight then backing to north 25 to 35 Wednesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to west 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
Flurries changing to snow late overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures near zero.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 20 November 2018 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4545N 6300W to Prince
Edward Island near 4600N 6250W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4625N 6230W
to 4720N 6430W to 4855N 6345W to 4925N 6525W to 4905N 6730W to 5005N
6600W to Quebec near 5005N 6140W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4955N 6415W to
4955N 6435W to 4945N 6445W to Anticosti Island near 4925N 6335W. Sea
ice within the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 20 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5222N 5537W to 5100N 5330W to 5100N 5000W to 5300N 5000W to
5600N 5200W to 5730N 5700W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 8:00 PM NST 20 November 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 NST 20 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight deepening low 1004 mb located southwest
of Nova Scotia.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday deepening low 979 mb located over Belle
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough from low located over the East
Coast of Newfoundland.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday departing trough from low located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:55 PM NST 20 November 2018 A trough of low pressure extending from a low southwest of Nova
Scotia will linger over Newfoundland tonight into Wednesday. Strong
to gale force southerlies will persist across southeastern waters
ahead of the trough.
The trough is expected to push north of the district later on
Wednesday as the deepening low tracks over Newfoundland. Gale force
northeasterlies will develop on Wednesday ahead of the low and behind
the trough, with gale force west to southwesterlies in their wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- 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
- 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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