Cabot Strait - northern half
Issued 10:00 AM AST 15 November 2019
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind south 25 knots increasing to south 40 this afternoon with gusts to 55 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind diminishing to west 20 to 25 this evening then increasing to west 40 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to northwest 50 near noon Saturday then diminishing to northwest 40 Saturday afternoon.
Showers this afternoon and tonight. Flurries Saturday. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 1 Saturday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6155W to 4840N 6045W
to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice west and northwest of the ice
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 14 November 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 15 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5210N 5545W to 5100N 5200W to 5045N 4800W to 5200N 4645W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Cabot Strait - northern halfIssued 10:00 AM AST 15 November 2019
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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 AST 15 November 2019 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located over Quebec.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough located from Labrador to New
At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday trough located from Newfoundland to East
By 3:30 p.m. AST Saturday trough located east of the Marine
At 10:00 a.m. AST today departing ridge located over the Grand
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:49 AM AST 15 November 2019 Strong to gale force southwesterlies will spread eastward today as a
trough tracks through the region. Behind the trough on Saturday,
strong to gale force northwesterlies will affect all waters, with
gale to storm force northwesterlies possible Saturday afternoon over
parts of the Gulf of St. Lawrence extending southeastward towards
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Cabot Strait - northern half. Gale warnings are in effect for all
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northumberland Strait, and Chaleur-Miscou.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
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