Issued 03:30 PM AST 13 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 knots increasing to southerly 45 early this evening then veering to west 35 near midnight. Wind veering to northwest 45 early Wednesday morning.
Rain ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Showers or flurries beginning Wednesday afternoon. Fog patches late this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2018
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 13 November 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 14 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5300N 5552W to 5200N 5400W to 5200N 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 3:30 PM AST 13 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 3:30 PM AST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. AST today ridge located on a line north-south over
the eastern Marine District.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Wednesday ridge located east of Newfoundland.
At 3:30 p.m. AST today deepening low 1002 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Wednesday intensifying low 970 mb located east
of Anticosti Island.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday departing low 952 mb located northeast
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:59 PM AST 13 November 2018 A low pressure system currently near Cape Cod will rapidly intensify
as it tracks northeastward across the Bay of Fundy this evening and
across the Gulf of St. Lawrence overnight and Wednesday morning.
Winds ahead of the approaching low will reach gale to storm force
southerlies. As the low passes, winds will become gale to storm force
westerlies and persist for the remainder of Wednesday.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau,
Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait, Chaleur-Miscou
and Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
High winds on Wednesday will produce rough and pounding surf along
west facing shorelines in the Gulf of St Lawrence.
Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
Tonight..Winds southeast 25 to 35 knots. Winds increasing to
southeast 45 early this evening over Grand Manan (lfa 38, western lfa
36). Winds becoming southwest 25 later in the evening then shifting
to west 30 to 35 around midnight.
Wednesday..Winds west 40 (lfa 36), and northwest 45 knots lfa 38).
Thursday..Winds northwest 35 knots diminishing to 25 early in the
morning and then to 15 in the afternoon. Winds becoming light late in
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western 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
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western 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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