Issued 08:00 PM AST 26 January 2015
Tonight and Tuesday
Storm warning in effect.
Wind northeast 25 knots increasing to east 35 to 40 late this evening and to east 60 after midnight. Wind diminishing to southerly 20 to 25 Tuesday afternoon.
Snow at times heavy beginning this evening changing to rain late overnight with risk of thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening. Fog patches forming early Tuesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow and in fog patches.
Low tonight zero. High Tuesday plus 8.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4800N 6050W to 4805N 6150W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5910W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:01 AM EST 26 January 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5030N 4800W to 5200N 4800W to 6000N 5800W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Browns BankIssued 8:00 PM AST 26 January 2015
'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM AST 26 January 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Tuesday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over southern Labrador.
At 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday deepening low located south of Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Tuesday low 979 mb located southwest of Browns
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:53 PM AST 26 January 2015 A deep area of low pressure will move into the region overnight
tonight and into Tuesday bringing storm force easterly or
northeasterly winds to most of the district Tuesday.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
all waters except Anticosti where a gale warning is in effect.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..Eastern
Shore..Fourchu..Cabot Strait..Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen
Higher than normal water levels can be expected at high tide Tuesday
afternoon until early evening along with the possibility of ice pile
over the western part of Northumberland Strait.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Montréal to Trois-Rivières
- 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
- Richelieu River and Northern Lake Champlain
- Saguenay to Tadoussac
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- Trois-Rivières to Donnacona
- 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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