Issued 08:00 PM AST 01 March 2015
Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 near midnight then veering to westerly 15 early Monday morning. Wind veering to northwest 20 near noon Monday then increasing to northwest 20 to 30 Monday afternoon. Wind increasing to northwest 35 early Monday evening.
Snow and rain beginning this evening changing to a few flurries near noon Monday. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Temperatures plus 1 falling to minus 2 Monday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 1 March 2015 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6605W to 4430N
6620W to 4300N 6610W to 4530N 5650W to 4730N 5730W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W to New
Brunswick near 4520N 6530W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 1 March 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5252W to 4700N 5030W to 4717N 4700W to 5000N 4645W to 5159N
4700W to 6000N 5744W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 1 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5831W to Newfoundland near 5033N 5719W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Browns BankIssued 8:00 PM AST 01 March 2015
'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 8:00 PM AST 1 March 2015 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the southeastern
By 2:00 a.m. AST Monday ridge located over the Grand Banks.
At 2:00 a.m. AST Monday intensifying low 1018 mb located east of
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday intensifying low 978 mb located over
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:39 PM AST 1 March 2015 A low pressure system will intensify as it tracks across the marine
district on Monday. Strong to gale force southerlies ahead of the
Low will shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
All waters except the western half of Northumberland Strait..
Chaleur-Miscou.. And Anticosti.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy.. Grand Manan.. And
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- Lurcher - eastern half
- Lurcher - western half
- 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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