Anticosti - southwestern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 May 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind west 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 this morning and to northwest 30 this afternoon with gusts to 40 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind diminishing to west 20 this evening and to southwest 15 after midnight.

A few showers beginning early this morning and ending early this evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 24 May 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Seas 1 metre building to 2 this afternoon then subsiding to 1 after midnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 May 2015
Tuesday Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 to 30 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday Ice free. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 23 May 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5120N 5800W to 5115N 5730W to
Newfoundland near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 23 May 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5555W to 4515N 5445W to 4130N 5145W to 4130N 4915W to 4530N
4015W to 4700N 4015W to 5300N 4500W to 6000N 5730W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 23 May estimated from Quebec near
5019N 6015W to Newfoundland near 4922N 5814W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 24 May 2015

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are 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 3:00 AM ADT 24 May 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today quasi-stationary ridge located south of
the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the northwestern Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight weakening trough located north of
Newfoundland.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:48 PM ADT 23 May 2015 A trough of low pressure crossing the marine district will move east
of the region tonight. Strong to gale force westerlies are expected
over most waters in the wake of this trough.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Eastern shore..Sable..East Scotian Slope..Fourchu..Banquereau -
southeastern half and Laurentian
Fan.

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