Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Issued 04:51 PM EDT 11 August 2020
Tonight and Wednesday.
Strong wind warning in effect. Squall watch in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots with gusts to 45 near thunderstorms. Wind becoming southwest 15 near midnight then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Wednesday morning. Wind becoming southwest 15 Wednesday evening.
Showers ending Wednesday morning with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog banks forming late overnight and dissipating near noon Wednesday. Visibility as low as 1 mile in showers and 1 mile or less in fog banks.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 25 May 2020
Forecasts available to mariners upon request.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 9:08 PM EDT 11 August 2020
'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Watches (In effect)
Squall watch in effect
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 9:07 PM EDT 11 August 2020 Over the next few hours, conditions are favourable for the development of squalls gusting to 50 knots and frequent lightning.
Large hail can damage vessels and cause injury. Vessels without lightning protection should make their way to shore immediately. Consider delaying or postponing travel in areas under the Squall Watch.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. For more information monitor Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 PM EDT 11 August 2020 Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 p.m. EDT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Lake Saint-Jean.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Anticosti Island.
At 8:00 a.m. EDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over northwestern Ontario.
By 8:00 p.m. EDT Wednesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Lake Huron.
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- Banquereau - northern half
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