Issued 08:00 PM AST 21 February 2017
Tonight and Wednesday
Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light late this evening.
Temperatures near minus 1.
Issued 05:00 PM AST 21 February 2017
Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 metre.
Issued 03:30 PM AST 21 February 2017
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots backing to westerly 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind westerly 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind southerly 15 knots backing to southeast 20 late in the day.
Issued 10:00 AM EST 21 February 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Ice free.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 21 February 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5955W to 4705N
6000W to 4820N 6110W to 5000N 5815W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 21 February 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5247W to 4530N 4800W to 4530N 4500W to 4700N 4500W to 5030N
4600W to 5300N 4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 21 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5111N 5837W to Newfoundland near 5020N 5726W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 8:00 PM AST 21 February 2017 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight quasi-stationary low located southeast
of Laurentian Fan.
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Nova Scotia.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Wednesday quasi-stationary ridge located from
Newfoundland to Georges Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:36 PM AST 21 February 2017 A low pressure system southeast of Laurentian Fan will intensify and
remain nearly stationary through the forecast period. Meanwhile a
ridge of high pressure over Nova Scotia will slowly move eastward
tonight. Strong to gale force winds are forecast over southern waters
today and Wednesday between these two features. Elsewhere winds will
diminish in the vicinity of the ridge.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Laurentian Fan - southeastern half.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern 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 - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- 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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