Issued 10:00 AM NST 12 November 2019
Today Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to east 25 to 35 knots this afternoon with gusts to 45 along the Newfoundland coast. Wind becoming south 25 to 35 near midnight except northeast 35 along the Quebec coast overnight. Wind diminishing to southwest 15 Wednesday morning then increasing to southwest 25 Wednesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 35 Wednesday evening.
Snow changing to rain this evening then to flurries Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 12 November 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Quebec near 4920N 6720W to 4920N 6705W to
Quebec near 5015N 6550W. Sea ice northwest of the ice edge.
Ice free except open water along the Quebec coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 11 November 2019
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 12 Nov estimated from the Labrador coast
near 5230N 5600W to 5100N 5200W to 5100N 4930W to 5200N 4730W to
5530N 5400W to 6100N 5859W to 6200N 5359W to 5800N 4759W then
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast GulfIssued 10:00 AM NST 12 November 2019
'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 NST 12 November 2019 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today quasi-stationary trough located north of
At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 1006 mb located over New England.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Wednesday deepening low 990 mb located over the
Quebec Lower North Shore.
At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
By 8:00 p.m. NST tonight departing ridge located on a line east-west
over Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:50 AM NST 12 November 2019 A weakening trough of low pressure north of the Labrador Sea will
cause strong to gale force westerlies to persist over the Belle Isle
Bank into this afternoon.
A low pressure system approaching from the southwest today will move
to lie over the Quebec Lower North Shore by Wednesday morning.
Strong to gale force east to northeasterly winds will develop today
over Gulf waters ahead of the low. Otherwise, strong to gale force
southerly winds will develop over southern waters this afternoon and
spread elsewhere throughout the forecast period. Winds will begin to
shift to gale force west to southwesterlies over the Gulf waters late
on Wednesday in the wake of the low.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern 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 Shore - eastern half
- East Coast
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Sable - eastern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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