Anticosti - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 25 January 2015

Tonight and Monday

Storm warning in effect.

Wind west 50 knots diminishing to northwest 40 after midnight with gusts to 50 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind diminishing to northwest 30 late Monday morning and to northwest 15 Monday evening.

A few flurries.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending Monday evening.

Temperatures minus 12 falling to minus 18 Monday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 25 January 2015
Tonight and Monday Over open water seas 4 to 6 metres subsiding to 3 Monday morning and to 2 Monday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 25 January 2015
Tuesday Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to northeast 35 to 45 in the afternoon.
Wednesday Wind northeast 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots.

Ice Forecast

Anticosti - northeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Open water except 8 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice near the coasts. 

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Open water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice in the Honguedo Passage. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Anticosti - northeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4800N 6050W to 4805N 6210W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5910W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice near the coasts.

Ice Forecasts

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4800N 6050W to 4805N 6210W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5910W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice in the Honguedo Passage.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5045N 4845W to 5145N 4845W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5200N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Storm warning in effect

Anticosti - western half

Issued 8:00 PM AST 25 January 2015

'Storm' force winds of 48 to 63 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Anticosti - western half

Issued 8:00 PM AST 25 January 2015

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 8:00 PM AST 25 January 2015 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing low 948 mb located over
Labrador Sea.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Monday ridge located over Ontario.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:37 PM AST 25 January 2015 An intense low pressure system north of Newfoundland will continue to
pull away from the marine district this evening. Gale to storm force
westerlies in the wake of the low will gradually diminish from south
to north tonight.

Another deep area of low pressure will move into the region overnight
Monday and into Tuesday bringing storm force winds to most of the
district. Warnings related to that storm will be issued overnight
tonight.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..
Eastern shore..Sable..East Scotian Slope..Fourchu..Banquereau..
Laurentian Fan..Cabot Strait..Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen
and Chaleur-Miscou.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..
Lurcher..Southwestern shore..Eastern shore..Fourchu..Banquereau -
Northwestern half..Cabot Strait..Northumberland Strait - eastern
Half..Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.

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