Issued 09:30 PM NST 06 February 2016
Tonight and Sunday
Wind northwest 15 knots backing to southwest 15 after midnight then diminishing to light Sunday morning.
Temperatures minus 24 to minus 16.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 6 February 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5305W to 4900N 5100W
to 5145N 4935W to 5500N 5145W to 5625N 5555W to 5800N 5730W then
northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Consolidated first-year ice.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 9:30 PM NST 6 February 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight departing low 956 mb located southeast
of the Marine District.
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight ridge located over Quebec.
By 9:30 a.m. NST Sunday dissipating ridge located over Labrador.
At 9:30 p.m. NST tonight deepening low 1010 mb located over
By 9:30 p.m. NST Sunday low 1002 mb located near the Great Northern
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:26 PM NST 6 February 2016 An intense low pressure system southeast of the marine district will
continue tracking northeastward out to sea tonight. Gale force
northwesterly winds over southernmost waters will gradually diminish
overnight into Sunday as the low moves away.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
South Labrador Coast, South Labrador Sea - southeastern half, and
East Labrador Sea.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all open waters except those over the Mid Labrador Coast -
north of Hopedale.
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
- 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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