Issued 03:00 AM NDT 03 April 2020
Today Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 35 knots and locally gusts to 45 along the coast today. Wind diminishing to northeast 25 overnight and to northeast 15 near noon Saturday. Wind diminishing to light Saturday evening.
Temperatures plus 3 falling to zero near midnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 2 April 2020 Today Tonight and Friday
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.
Open water except 7 tenths grey ice in some bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 4:15 PM EDT 2 April 2020
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Apr estimated from Newfoundland near
4655N 5556W to 4500N 5400W to 4440N 4715W to 4600N 4450W to 4900N
4405W to 5225N 4630W to 5330N 4800W to 5800N 5500W to 5930N 5400W
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Apr estimated from Quebec near
5013N 6130W to Newfoundland near 4834N 5909W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
Southwest CoastIssued 03:00 AM NDT 03 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 3:00 AM NDT 3 April 2020 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. NDT today ridge located over Labrador Coast.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday ridge located from Labrador to Funk
At 3:00 a.m. NDT today low 976 mb located east of Cape Cod.
By 3:00 a.m. NDT Saturday low 991 mb located southeast of Cape Cod.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:53 AM NDT 3 April 2020 An intense low pressure system east of Cape Cod will move slowly
southward over the next couple of days. Strong to gale force
northeasterlies are forecast for southern and western waters today
and tonight associated with this low.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle - western half, Gulf waters, Southwest Coast,
and Southwestern Grand Banks.
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 half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- 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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