Issued 10:00 AM ADT 01 April 2020
Today Tonight and Thursday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to northeast 25 to 30 this evening and to northeast 35 early Thursday morning.
Periods of rain and fog patches this afternoon tonight and Thursday. Risk of thunderstorms overnight and Thursday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 1 April 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4550N 6010W to 4545N 5900W
to 4725N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4710N 5525W. Sea ice north and
west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 3:19 PM EDT 31 March 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5556W to 4500N 5250W to 4445N 4700W to 4600N 4450W to 5030N
4345W to 5330N 4800W to 5800N 5500W to 5930N 5400W then eastwards.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Georges BankIssued 10:00 AM ADT 01 April 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 ADT 1 April 2020 Today Tonight and Thursday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing low 996 mb located south of
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today intensifying low 983 mb located off Cape
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday low 976 mb located south of West
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:39 AM ADT 1 April 2020 A low pressure system will approach from the southwest today and
tonight and stall south of West Scotian Slope on Thursday. Strong
easterlies ahead of the low will increase to gale to near storm force
east to northeasterlies as the low approaches.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East
Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau, and Laurentian Fan.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait - northern half
- Cabot Strait - southern half
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- 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
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- 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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