Issued 03:00 AM AST 25 January 2015
Today Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 40 knots diminishing to west 30 early this morning then veering to northwest 25 this evening. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 overnight and to light Monday morning. Wind increasing to east 15 Monday afternoon and to east 20 to 25 Monday evening.
Chance of showers or flurries today and this evening. Snow at times heavy beginning Monday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Risk of freezing spray overnight.
High today plus 5. Low tonight minus 6. High Monday minus 1.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday
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 6220W to 4855N 6105W to 4930N 6120W 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.
Warnings (In effect)
LurcherIssued 04:36 AM AST 25 January 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 3:00 AM AST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. AST today deepening low 962 mb located over Prince
By 3:30 p.m. AST today low 950 mb located north of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 945 mb located northeast
At 3:00 a.m. AST Monday ridge located over Ontario.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Maritimes.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 4:40 AM AST 25 January 2015 ..High water level warning ended..
An intense low pressure system near Prince Edward Island will
continue to track northeastward today to lie northeast of Labrador by
this evening. Gale to storm force southerlies ahead of this system
will shift to gale to storm force westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
All waters except Fundy..Grand Manan..Lurcher..Browns Bank..Georges
Bank..Southwestern shore..LaHave Bank and West Scotian Slope where
gale warnings are in effect.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..Eastern
Shore..Fourchu..Banquereau - northwestern half..Cabot Strait..
Northumberland Strait - eastern half..Gulf-Magdalen - eastern half
In addition higher than normal water levels and rough pounding surf
can be expected along the coast of Western Cape Breton and the
gulf-facing coast of Eastern Prince Edward Island this morning.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western 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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