Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 03:00 AM ADT 27 March 2015
Today Tonight and Saturday
Wind westerly 15 knots becoming variable 10 to 15 near noon then increasing to northwest 20 this evening.
A few showers or flurries and fog patches ending early this evening. Flurries beginning Saturday afternoon.
Over open water risk of freezing spray tonight and Saturday.
Temperatures plus 2 falling to minus 5 overnight.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2015 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4440N 6250W to 4350N
6050W to 4435N 5730W to 4725N 5740W to Newfoundland near 4720N
5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4520N 6530W to
4505N 6525W to 4425N 6620W Nova Scotia near 4415N 6605W. Sea ice
north of the ice edge.
6 tenths of grey-white ice including 2 tenths of first-year ice
except 9 tenths of first-year ice in the southern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 26 March 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4636N 5335W to 4445N 4800W to 4445N 4700W to 4715N 4230W to 5000N
4300W to 6000N 5800W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5118N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5724W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM ADT 27 March 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Maritimes.
By 9:00 p.m. ADT tonight quasi-stationary trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over East Scotian Slope.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:47 AM ADT 27 March 2015 A trough of low pressure over the Maritimes is forecast to move
To lie over the slope waters tonight then become nearly
Stationary. Strong to gale force southwesterlies ahead of the trough
will become to strong to gale force north to northeasterlies
Tonight and Saturday in the wake of the trough.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Browns Bank..Georges Bank..LaHave Bank..West Scotian Slope..Sable..
East Scotian Slope..Southeastern half of Banquereau and
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- 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
- 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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