Issued 10:00 AM NDT 23 April 2021
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 35 knots diminishing to south 25 this evening then veering to southwest 20 late overnight. Wind southwest 20 Saturday.
Showers or flurries ending Saturday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 23 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge is outside the forecast region.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:53 PM EDT 22 April 2021
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4736N 5241W to 4805N 5135W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 5800W to 6050N
5315W to 5715N 4535W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5016N 6058W to Newfoundland near 4845N 5830W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Southwest CoastIssued 10:00 AM NDT 23 April 2021
'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 10:00 AM NDT 23 April 2021 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. NDT today low 980 mb located over the Gaspe Peninsula.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 992 mb located over the Quebec
Lower North Shore.
At 10:00 a.m. NDT today trough from low located on a line
northwest-southeast over Belle Isle Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. NDT Saturday trough from low located on a line
east-west over southern Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:42 AM NDT 23 April 2021 A low pressure system over the Gaspé Peninsula will slowly drift
eastward along the Quebec Lower North Shore today and Saturday.
Strong to gale force southeasterly winds ahead of a trough associated
with this low will shift to strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies behind the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, and Belle Isle Bank.
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 half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore
- 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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