Chaleur - Miscou

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 March 2017

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to westerly 15 this morning then increasing to southwest 25 this afternoon. Wind veering to west 15 to 20 after midnight then to northwest 20 to 25 Saturday morning.

Flurries beginning this evening and ending overnight.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray beginning Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures minus 10 rising to minus 1 overnight then falling to minus 7 Saturday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 March 2017
Sunday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 late in the day.
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind northeasterly 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 March 2017 Today Tonight and Friday Ice pressure warning in effect. 7 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice along the southeast shore east of Bathurst. Strong ice pressure on parts of the coasts easing Friday morning. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 March 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4545N 6005W to 4520N
5925W to 4620N 5820W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5900W. Sea ice
northwest of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6450W to New
Brunswick near 4525N 6520W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice pressure warning in effect.

7 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice except 9
tenths of first-year ice along the southeast shore east of Bathurst.
Strong ice pressure on parts of the coasts easing Friday morning.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Chaleur - Miscou

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 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.

Ice pressure warning in effect

Chaleur - Miscou

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 March 2017

Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 24 March 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located west of the Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight departing ridge located over Laurentian
Fan.

At 3:00 a.m. ADT Saturday trough located from Anticosti Island to
the Bay of Fundy.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Saturday trough located east of the Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:49 AM ADT 24 March 2017 A cold northwesterly flow of air will continue to give freezing spray
to eastern and northern regions this morning and afternoon. Freezing
spray will develop once again over the northern marine district on
Saturday.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for eastern shore, Sable, East Scotian Slope, Fourchu,
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence
waters.

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