Issued 03:00 AM AST 17 November 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwesterly 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this afternoon and to northwest 15 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light Sunday afternoon.
Showers ending near noon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 2:25 PM EST 16 November 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4640N 6445W to
4645N 6440W to New Brunswick near 4735N 6450W. Sea ice west of the
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4740N 6535W to
4755N 6540W to 4805N 6610W to Quebec near 4805N 6545W. Sea ice west
of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4855N 6715W to 4900N 6735W
to Quebec near 4920N 6725W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 16 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5100N 5345W to 5145N 5030W to 5400N 5030W to
5730N 5330W to 5800N 5630W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N 5400W to 5800N
5000W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
LaHave BankIssued 03:00 AM AST 17 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 3:00 AM AST 17 November 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 980 mb located over Cabot Strait.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 976 mb located northeast
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday ridge located over the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:43 AM AST 17 November 2018 As a low pressure system continues to move towards Newfoundland and
away from the district today, gale force westerlies will slowly
diminish from west to east. Gale to storm force winds in the south
and eastern marine district will diminish by this evening.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Sable, East Scotian Slope, Banquereau and Laurentian Fan.
Gale warnings are in effect for Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank,
West Scotian Slope, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, eastern shore,
Fourchu, Cabot Strait, and Gulf-Magdalen-eastern half.
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
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western 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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