Issued 08:00 PM NDT 18 October 2018
Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 to 45 late overnight then diminishing to northwest 25 to 35 Friday afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Friday evening.
Showers ending Friday afternoon.
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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 8:00 PM NDT 18 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 NDT 18 October 2018 Tonight and Friday At 8:00 p.m. NDT tonight deepening low 987 mb located northeast
of The Bonavista Peninsula.
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday low 986 mb located east of the Marine
By 3:30 p.m. NDT Friday approaching ridge located over the
Marine Weather StatementIssued 8:00 PM NDT 18 October 2018 A low pressure system just northeast of the island will gradually
deepen as it tracks over the Funk Island Bank overnight, before
moving out to sea late in the day on Friday. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies will continue north of the low while strong to gale
force southwesterlies are expected to its south. Winds will diminish
to moderate to strong westerlies as the low departs on Friday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- 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
- 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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