Chaleur - Miscou

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 February 2017

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind westerly 15 to 20 knots increasing to westerly 30 near noon then diminishing to southwest 15 late overnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 to 30 Monday morning then veering to northwest 25 to 30 Monday evening.

Showers and fog patches ending near noon. Showers or flurries Monday afternoon and evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray late this evening and overnight.

High today plus 3. Low tonight minus 6. High Monday plus 1.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 26 February 2017
Tuesday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to westerly 15 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind south 20 to 30 knots.
Thursday Wind north 25 knots veering to northeast 15 to 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of first-year ice along the southeastern shore of Chaleur Bay. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4650N 6020W to 4700N
5945W to 4815N 6105W to 5000N 5820W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice
including 1 tenth of first-year ice along the southeastern shore of
Chaleur Bay.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Chaleur - Miscou

Issued 10:00 AM AST 26 February 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 10:00 AM AST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located from the Gaspe Peninsula
to Georges Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing trough located from Labrador
to Laurentian Fan.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Monday trough located over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:59 AM AST 26 February 2017 A trough of low pressure will move eastward across the district
today. Strong to gale force southeasterlies ahead of the trough will
shift to strong to gale force westerlies behind it. A second trough
will move over northern waters Monday afternoon bringing gale force
westerlies in its wake over Anticosti in the evening.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait, Gulf-Magdalen and
Anticosti.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Cabot Strait - northern half, Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.

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