Issued 10:00 AM AST 11 February 2016
Today Tonight and Friday
Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 20 late this evening then veering to northwest 15 to 20 late overnight. Wind increasing to northwest 25 early Friday morning.
Flurries changing to chance of flurries today and Friday.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray beginning Friday morning.
Temperatures minus 2 falling to minus 6 Friday morning.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5920W to 4805N 5940W
to 4945N 5815W to 4815N 6300W to 4740N 6305W to 4750N 6110W to 4655N
6000W to Nova Scotia near 4615N 5955W. Sea ice north and west of the
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 11 February 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4700N 5300W to 4430N 4915W to 4430N 4715W to 4715N 4515W to 4800N
4515W to 5500N 5100W to 6000N 5730W.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 11 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5046N 5900W to Newfoundland near 5003N 5742W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 10:00 AM AST 11 February 2016
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 10:00 AM AST 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low located over Laurentian Fan.
By 3:30 p.m. AST today low located east of Banquereau.
At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located over the central Marine
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday trough located over the eastern Marine
At midnight AST tonight low located over Browns Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday low located over the southwestern Grand
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:55 AM AST 11 February 2016 A low pressure system over the eastern marine district will depart
the region this afternoon. Strong to gale force westerly winds are
forecast over southern waters associated with this disturbance.
Another low pressure system will track across the slope waters
tonight into Friday morning. A period of gale to storm force winds
are forecast with this system.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank..West Scotian Slope..East Scotian Slope and the southern
half of Laurentian Fan. Gale warnings are in effect for Browns Bank
and LaHave Bank. Marine interests are also advised that freezing
Spray warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..Lurcher..Browns
Bank..Southwestern shore..LaHave Bank..Eastern shore..Fourchu..Cabot
Strait..Gulf-Magdalen..Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Belle Isle Bank
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- 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
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northern half
- Laurentian Fan - southern half
- Mid Labrador Coast - Hopedale and south
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - northwestern half
- South Labrador Sea - southeastern 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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