Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 26 March 2017

Tonight and Monday

Wind northwesterly 25 to 30 knots diminishing to northwest 20 after midnight then veering to north 10 to 15 Monday morning. Wind diminishing to light near noon Monday.

Flurries ending after midnight.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending Monday morning.

Temperatures near minus 7.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 26 March 2017
Tonight and Monday Over open water seas 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 Monday morning and to 1 or less Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 26 March 2017
Tuesday Wind northeast 10 to 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind north 15 to 20 knots.
Thursday Wind north 30 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 3 tenths of grey-white ice except 3 tenths of first-year ice in the southeastern section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4540N 6015W to 4510N 5925W
to 4615N 5810W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5900W. Sea ice northwest
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of grey-white ice except 3 tenths of first-year ice in the
southeastern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 26 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5315W to 4630N 4345W to 4715N 4150W to 5015N 4144W to 5145N
4545W to 5300N 4959W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4907N 5824W to Quebec near 5015N 6018W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 26 March 2017

Moderate or severe freezing spray is 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 8:00 PM ADT 26 March 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight ridge located from Quebec to the Gulf
of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Monday ridge located over the Marine District.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT Monday approaching trough located west of the
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:48 PM ADT 26 March 2017 A cold northwesterly flow will give strong to gale force winds and
freezing spray to northern and eastern waters tonight.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-northeastern half and Cabot Strait.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait,
Gulf-Magdalen - northeastern half, and Anticosti.

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