Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 August 2018
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southerly 15 knots this morning and to southwest 20 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 this evening then increasing to northerly 15 to 20 overnight. Wind northerly 15 to 20 Sunday.
Showers beginning this afternoon and ending near midnight with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating after midnight.
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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 17 August 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4742N 5246W to 4530N 4700W to 4530N 4515W to 4700N 4500W to 5100N
4800W to 5530N 5200W to 5700N 5400W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 17 Aug estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5156N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5131N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Southwestern ShoreIssued 03:00 AM ADT 18 August 2018
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 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 3:00 AM ADT 18 August 2018 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today low 1009 mb located over the northeastern
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Sunday low 1004 mb located over Fourchu.
At 3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday approaching ridge located over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:54 AM ADT 18 August 2018 A low pressure system approaching from the west will intensify as it
crosses the central marine district later today and Sunday. Strong to
gale force northeasterlies will develop north of the low's track.
South of the low, strong southwesterlies can be expected.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings have been issued for
Banquereau - northern half and Cabot Strait - southern half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southern half
- 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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