Anticosti - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 05 May 2016

Tonight and Friday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind east 15 knots increasing to northeast 20 late overnight then diminishing to north 15 Friday evening.

Periods of rain beginning late overnight and ending Friday afternoon. Fog patches forming late overnight and dissipating Friday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 05 May 2016
Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 05 May 2016
Saturday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind south 20 knots increasing to westerly 30.

Ice Forecast

Anticosti - northeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Open water except consolidated first-year ice in some bays of the Quebec coast. 

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday Open water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Anticosti - northeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6310W to 5000N 6200W to
5000N 6000W to 5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice
north and east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except consolidated first-year ice in some bays of the
Quebec coast.

Ice Forecasts

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6310W to 5000N 6200W to
5000N 6000W to 5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice
north and east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 5 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4200N 5015W to 4200N 4845W to 4615N 4215W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 May estimated from Quebec near
5130N 5728W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5650W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Anticosti - eastern half

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 05 May 2016

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 5 May 2016 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough from low located from Georges Bank
to Banquereau.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT today low 994 mb located northeast of Cape
Hatteras.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 1003 mb located over Nova Scotia.

At 3:30 p.m. ADT Friday low 1000 mb located over Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:17 PM ADT 5 May 2016 A low pressure system northeast of Cape Hatteras will track slowly
northeastward to lie over Nova Scotia by Friday afternoon. Strong
southerly winds will develop ahead of this system and are expected to
reach gale force over southern waters tonight before gradually easing
on Friday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank..West Scotian Slope..And East Scotian Slope.

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