Eastern Shore - eastern half
Issued 03:00 AM AST 18 January 2017
Today Tonight and Thursday
Wind north 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 this morning then veering to east 15 to 20 early this evening.
A few flurries ending early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending this morning.
Temperatures minus 5 rising to plus 4 Thursday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5030N 4900W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 5000W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5118N 5640W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Eastern Shore - eastern halfIssued 03:00 AM AST 18 January 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 3:00 AM AST 18 January 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located from Quebec to West Scotian
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located from Newfoundland to the
At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 1010 mb located southwest of Cape Cod.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1002 mb located south of Georges Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:51 AM AST 18 January 2017 A ridge of pressure over the marine waters will slowly push eastward
today. Strong to gale force northerlies ahead of the ridge will
diminish as it approaches. A deepening low will approach from the
Eastern Seaboard to lie south of Georges Bank this evening. The low
will then track slowly eastward. This will give strong to gale force
easterlies to southwestern waters.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank-southern half, West Scotian Slope-southern half and
baquereau. Freezing spray warnings are in effect for eastern
shore-eastern half, Sable-eastern half, Fourchu, Banquereau and Cabot
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