Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
Issued 03:49 AM EDT 11 August 2020
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect. Squall watch in effect.
Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 25 late this morning with gusts to 45 near thunderstorms this evening. Wind becoming southwest 15 near midnight then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 near noon Wednesday. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday evening.
Showers this afternoon tonight and Wednesday morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in fog patches and as low as 1 mile in showers.
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Warnings (In effect)
Tadoussac to Pointe à MichelIssued 03:49 AM EDT 11 August 2020
'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.
Watches (In effect)
Squall watch in effect
Tadoussac to Pointe à MichelIssued 02:43 AM EDT 11 August 2020 This afternoon and evening, conditions are favourable for the development of squalls with wind gusts up to 45 knots as well frequent lightning and hail.
Vessels without lightning protection should make their way to shore immediately. Mariners are advised to prepare for potential squalls. Vulnerable vessels are most at risk and should seek safe harbour if underway. Consider delaying or postponing travel in areas under the Squall Watch.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:08 AM EDT 11 August 2020 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. EDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over northern Lake Saint-Jean.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Anticosti Island.
At 8:00 a.m. EDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over northwestern Ontario.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Hudson Bay.
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