Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 PM EST 17 December 2014

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 10 to 15 knots increasing to easterly 15 to 25 early this evening and to northeasterly 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind increasing to northeast 35 to 45 early Thursday morning then backing to northerly 25 to 35 early Thursday afternoon. Wind becoming northerly 25 Thursday evening.

Snow beginning near midnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Waves

Issued 03:00 PM EST 17 December 2014
Tonight and Thursday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 early this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 PM EST 17 December 2014
Friday Wind northerly 20 to 30 knots becoming northeast 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind northeast 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind west 10 to 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4605N 6345W to Prince Edward Island near 4615N 6340W. Sea ice west of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4630N 6320W to 4810N 6420W to Quebec near 4800N 6520W. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4900N 6700W to 4930N 6700W to 5010N 6540W to Anticosti Island near 4930N 6340W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4955N 6400W to 5000N 6000W to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half

Issued 3:00 PM EST 17 December 2014

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 PM EST 17 December 2014 Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 p.m. EST today low 1007 mb located west of Montréal.
By 3:00 a.m. EST Friday low 995 mb located over Prince Edward
Island.

At 3:00 p.m. EST today ridge located on a line east-west over
southern Hudson Bay.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Thursday ridge located from Lake Superior to
Labrador.

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