Issued 08:00 PM ADT 24 October 2020
Tonight and Sunday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind easterly 25 to 30 knots backing to northeast 20 to 25 near midnight then increasing to northwest 35 Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 Sunday evening.
Rain and fog patches ending overnight.
Banquereau - northwestern half
Banquereau - southeastern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:30 PM EDT 24 October 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from Newfoundland near
5125N 5530W to 5200N 5300W to 5500N 5030W to 5630N 5100W to 5700N
5500W to 6100N 5900W to 6200N 5600W to 5900N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 25 Oct estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5150N 5610W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5556W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
BanquereauIssued 8:00 PM ADT 24 October 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 8:00 PM ADT 24 October 2020 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight weakening trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight Hurricane Epsilon 958 mb located south
of Laurentian Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday Post-tropical Storm Epsilon 968 mb located
over the southeastern Grand Banks.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:57 PM ADT 24 October 2020 At 8:00 P.M. ADT, hurricane epsilon was located near latitude 39.8
north and longitude 58.1 west or approximately 465 nautical miles
southwest of Cape Race. Maximum sustained winds were estimated at 70
knots and central pressure at 958 MB. Epsilon is moving northeast at
Epsilon has made its anticipated northeast turn and will continue to
accelerate toward the northeast tonight. It will pass through the
Southern Grand Banks on Sunday as a post-tropical storm.
Strong to gale force easterlies will continue over southern waters,
then become gale to storm force northwesterlies early Sunday morning
as hurricane epsilon passes to the south of the marine district.
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan. Gale warnings are in effect for Sable, East Scotian
Slope, Banquereau, Cabot Strait, and Anticosti - western half.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks - northwestern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - northern half
- Southwestern Grand Banks - southern half
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- 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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