Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM NST 31 January 2015

Tonight and Sunday

Wind southeast 25 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Sunday morning then becoming south 15 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 25 Sunday evening.

Snow or periods of freezing drizzle beginning this evening changing to periods of rain and fog patches Sunday morning and ending Sunday afternoon. Flurries beginning Sunday evening.

Temperatures minus 6 to minus 2 rising to minus 2 to plus 1 Sunday morning.

Waves

Issued 06:00 PM NST 31 January 2015
Tonight and Sunday Outside the ice edge seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM NST 31 January 2015
Monday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind east 25 to 35 knots increasing to south 40 to 50.
Wednesday Wind west 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday 9 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of first-year ice in the northeastern section. 

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Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5135N 5030W to 5505N 5240W to 5625N 5625W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of grey-white ice including 1 tenth of first-year ice in the northeastern section.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 31 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5245W to 5045N 4715W to 5200N 4715W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 31 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5157N 5556W to Newfoundland near 5135N 5550W.

Iceberg Count

Less than 10 icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM NST 31 January 2015 Tonight and Sunday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 986 mb located north of Prince
Edward Island.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Sunday deepening low 978 mb located over southern
Labrador Sea.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:57 PM NST 31 January 2015 A low pressure system just north of Prince Edward Island will move
northward across the Gulf of St. Lawrence tonight and across
Southeastern Labrador on Sunday. Strong to gale force east to
southeasterlies will continue to spread across the marine district
tonight ahead of this low. Winds will shift to strong to gale force
westerlies in the wake of this system on Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port and Southwest Coast.

Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au
Port and the Southwest Coast.

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