Northumberland Strait - eastern half
Issued 08:00 PM ADT 23 October 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots near midnight and to east 25 early Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to east 35 late Wednesday morning then diminishing to southeast 25 Wednesday afternoon. Wind veering to south 15 to 20 Wednesday evening.
Rain beginning Wednesday morning.
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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.
Warnings (In effect)
Northumberland Strait - eastern halfIssued 01:37 AM ADT 24 October 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 ADT 23 October 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday ridge located east of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1012 mb located near Cape Cod.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Wednesday deepening low 1002 mb located near
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:54 PM ADT 23 October 2018 A low pressure system near Cape Cod this evening will start to
intensify tonight before tracking northeastward toward the district.
There remains some uncertainty over the exact track and intensity of
this system. Current model guidance suggests it will track over Nova
Scotia Wednesday evening. Strong to gale force southeast to northeast
winds will develop ahead of this system with strong to gale force
northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except southwestern shore, LaHave Bank and East Scotian Slope.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- 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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