Issued 10:00 AM AST 23 November 2020
Today Tonight and Tuesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 knots increasing to southeast 35 early this afternoon and to southeast 40 early this evening. Wind veering to south 35 near midnight then to west 35 early Tuesday morning. Wind veering to northwest 35 near noon Tuesday then diminishing to northwest 30 Tuesday evening.
Rain and fog patches tonight.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EST 22 November 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5202N 5547W to 5200N 5330W to 5500N 5200W to 6100N 5900W to
6200N 5400W to 5800N 4800W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Eastern ShoreIssued 10:00 AM AST 23 November 2020
'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 10:00 AM AST 23 November 2020 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today deepening low 1009 mb located over the
St. Lawrence River.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday low 980 mb located northeast of Anticosti
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:48 AM AST 23 November 2020 An intensifying low pressure system currently over the St.
Lawrence River will track across New Brunswick today. This system
will reach the Lower North Shore of Quebec by early Tuesday.
Ahead of the system, strong southeasterlies will develop over western
waters early today. These southeasterlies will further strengthen to
gale force winds over portions of the marine district. As the low
pulls away on Tuesday, gale force northwesterlies and colder air will
spread across the district except over Anticosti and in the Gulf of
St. Lawrence where storm force northwesterlies are expected.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Gulf - Magdalen, and Anticosti. Gale warnings are in
effect for all remaining waters except Fundy. A freezing spray
warning is in effect for Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- 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
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- 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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