Gulf - Port au Port
Issued 03:00 AM NST 09 December 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 35 knots diminishing to southwest 25 this morning and to southwest 15 to 20 this afternoon. Wind backing to south 20 after midnight then increasing to south 35 overnight. Wind veering to southwest 25 to 35 Tuesday afternoon.
Flurries ending this afternoon. Snow or rain beginning near midnight and becoming rain Tuesday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 7 Tuesday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 8 December 2019 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4545N 6205W to
Prince Edward Island near 4625N 6205W. Sea ice west of the ice edge
Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4630N 6215W
to 4730N 6415W to 4850N 6335W to 4850N 6110W to 5050N 5805W to
Newfoundland near 5035N 5720W. Sea ice west and north of the ice
Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 8 December 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 9 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5145N 5622W to 5145N 5500W to 5230N 5400W to 5445N 5400W to
5800N 5700W to 5900N 5700W to 6000N 5300W to 5800N 4900W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - Port au PortIssued 03:00 AM NST 09 December 2019
'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 3:00 AM NST 9 December 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. NST today ridge located from Labrador Sea to
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located east of the
At 3:00 a.m. NST today trough located over western Labrador.
By 3:30 p.m. NST today dissipating trough located over southeastern
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight approaching trough located on a line
east-west over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:44 AM NST 9 December 2019 A trough of low pressure over Western Labrador will approach the
district this morning before dissipating over Southeastern Labrador
this afternoon. Strong to gale force southwesterlies are expected
over most waters ahead of the approaching trough.
A second trough of low pressure will approach from the west and move
over Gulf waters early Tuesday. Gale force south to southwesterlies
will develop south of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- 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
- 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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