Sable - western half
Issued 03:00 AM AST 15 November 2018
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 30 near noon and to northerly 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind diminishing to light near midnight then increasing to southeast 20 Friday morning. Wind increasing to southeasterly 40 near noon Friday then veering to southwest 35 Friday evening.
Flurries this morning. Rain beginning Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
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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 14 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)
Sable - western halfIssued 03:00 AM AST 15 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 15 November 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 945 mb located northeast of Newfoundland.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today departing low 944 mb located northeast of
the Grand Banks.
At 3:30 p.m. AST today low 1010 mb located near Cape Hatteras.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Friday low 987 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
At 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday departing ridge located over the eastern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:55 PM AST 14 November 2018 A low pressure system will continue to intensify as it moves east
Of Newfoundland tonight. Gale to storm force northwesterlies in the
wake of the low will begin to diminish on Thursday as the low moves
further away over the northern Atlantic.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
eastern shore-eastern half, Sable-eastern half, East Scotian
Slope-eastern half, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot
Strait, Northumberland Strait, Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou and
Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for all remaining waters.
High winds will produce rough and pounding surf along west facing
shorelines in the Gulf of St. Lawrence today and tonight.
Outlook for the start-up of the Southwest New Brunswick lobster
Tonight..For lfa36 winds west 40 (lfa36). For lfa38 winds northwest
45 knots diminishing to 25 to 35 after midnight
Thursday..Winds northwest 30 knots diminishing to 20 by mid-morning
(lfa38 and western lfa36) and late in the morning (eastern lfa36).
Winds diminishing to north 10 to 15 throughout the Bay of Fundy in
the afternoon. Waves 2 metres over southern sections of the fishing
districts, subsiding to less than 1 in the afternoon.
Friday..Winds becoming southeast 15 to 20 knots early in the day and
then increasing to easterly 35 around noon and then becoming
northerly 35 in the evening.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- 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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