Issued 03:00 AM NDT 19 October 2018
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 this afternoon and to northwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind backing to southwest 15 to 20 after midnight then increasing to south 35 Saturday afternoon.
Showers ending near midnight. Rain beginning Saturday 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.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 18 October 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5100N 5400W to 5200N 5100W to 5430N 5100W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5155N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Southwest CoastIssued 03:00 AM NDT 19 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 3:00 AM NDT 19 October 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 984 mb located over Funk Island Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT today departing low 986 mb located east of the
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over New England.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday ridge located over the Grand Banks.
At 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday approaching low 982 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:53 AM NDT 19 October 2018 A low pressure system over the Funk Island Bank bringing strong to
gale force northeasterlies over northern waters and strong to gale
force west to northwesterlies elsewhere will depart out to sea today.
Winds will gradually diminish as the low moves away.
Another developing low approaching from the west will track across
Quebec on Saturday. Strong to gale force southerlies will spread
across the district ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Strait of Belle Isle.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- 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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