Issued 03:30 PM NST 13 November 2018
Tonight and Wednesday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind northwest 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 early this evening then becoming south 15 late this evening. Wind increasing to southeast 35 after midnight and to west 55 Wednesday morning.
Rain beginning late overnight changing to flurries Wednesday afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile 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 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)
Southwest CoastIssued 3:30 PM NST 13 November 2018
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 NST 13 November 2018 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:30 p.m. NST today low 980 mb located southeast of Greenland.
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing low 982 mb located southeast
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight intensifying low 996 mb located over the
Gulf of Maine.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Wednesday low 948 mb located over Funk Island Bank.
At 3:30 p.m. NST today ridge located over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Wednesday departing ridge located east of the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:21 PM NST 13 November 2018 A low pressure system south of Greenland will continue eastwards this
evening. Gale force westerly winds will diminish this evening as a
ridge of high pressure begins to build in from the west.
A second low approaching from the southwest will cross the Gulf of
St. Lawrence on Wednesday and rapidly deepen. This low will be a very
intense storm as it crosses the Funk Island Bank Wednesday evening.
Gale force southeasterly winds will spread across all waters ahead of
the low on Wednesday then veer to storm force westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that storm force wind warnings are in
effect for all waters.
Marine interests are further advised that higher than normal water
levels and pounding surf are expected Thursday between White Bay and
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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