East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
Issued 00:13 AM NST 27 February 2017
Wind southwest 25 knots veering to west 20 early Monday morning then increasing to northwest 30 late Monday morning. Wind backing to southwest 25 Monday evening.
Showers and a few thunderstorms and fog banks ending early Monday morning.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray Monday.
Temperatures plus 4 falling to minus 4 near noon Monday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4730N 5235W to 4725N 5100W
to 4830N 4900W to 5045N 4830W to 5515N 5200W to 5630N 5615W to 5800N
5800W then northward. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
2 tenths of first-year ice except 8 tenths of first-year ice in the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 26 February 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5301W to 4600N 4730W to 4600N 4600W to 4700N 4545W to 5030N
4600W to 5300N 4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5101N 5857W to Newfoundland near 5010N 5734W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs northeast of the
Warnings (In effect)
East Coast - north of Cape St. FrancisIssued 01:07 AM NST 27 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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM NST 26 February 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northwest-southeast over eastern Newfoundland.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Monday trough located east of the Marine District.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight intensifying low 968 mb located over
By 3:30 p.m. NST Monday low 954 mb located north of Labrador Sea.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:48 PM NST 26 February 2017 A trough of low pressure over Eastern Newfoundland will move to lie
east of the marine district by Monday morning. Strong to gale force
southeasterlies ahead of the trough will shift to strong to gale
force westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except South Coast, Southwest Coast, East Coast, Northeast
Coast and Southwestern Grand Banks.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port,
East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis, Northeast Coast, Funk Island
Bank, and Belle Isle Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank - northern half
- Funk Island Bank - southern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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