Bras d'Or Lakes
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 18 September 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Strong wind warning in effect.
Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots with gusts to 25 in the channels. Wind becoming northeast 20 to 25 early this evening then diminishing to northwesterly 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind northwesterly 10 to 15 Saturday.
Showers ending Saturday morning.
High today plus 16. Low tonight plus 9. High Saturday plus 14.
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There is no ice forecast issued for this area.
Warnings (In effect)
Bras d'Or LakesIssued 10:00 AM ADT 18 September 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 18 September 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the southeastern Marine District.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 1007 mb located southwest of Georges
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 1005 mb located over East Scotian
At 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday low 1002 mb located over Banquereau.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:52 AM ADT 18 September 2020 A low pressure system will travel up the trough currently lying over
the southeastern marine district today, bringing gale force
southwesterlies to southernmost slope waters tonight and early
Saturday morning, and moderate to strong northerlies elsewhere.
Marine interest are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank - southern half, West Scotian Slope - southern half,
East Scotian Slope - southeastern half, Banquereau - southeastern
half and Laurentian Fan.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast - Ramea and east
- Southwest Coast - west of Ramea
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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