Chaleur - Miscou
Issued 03:00 AM AST 28 January 2015
Today Tonight and Thursday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northerly 35 to 45 knots diminishing to northwest 25 this afternoon and to northwest 15 to 20 after midnight. Wind backing to west 15 Thursday morning then diminishing to light Thursday afternoon.
Snow changing to chance of flurries today and tonight. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Temperatures near minus 11.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4720N 6005W to 4805N 6130W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4840N 5905W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice along parts of the New Brunswick coast. Strong ice pressure along the coast between Bathurst and Miscou Island today and Wednesday.
Warnings (In effect)
Chaleur - MiscouIssued 03:00 AM AST 28 January 2015
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Chaleur - MiscouIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2015
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 28 January 2015 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. AST today low 981 mb located over Browns Bank.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1001 mb located west of Newfoundland.
At 10:00 a.m. AST Thursday ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over New England.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday ridge located from Labrador to
Newfoundland then to Cape Cod.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:49 AM AST 28 January 2015 An area of low pressure over Browns Bank this morning will cross
Nova Scotia today to lie near Western Newfoundland this evening.
Gale to storm force easterlies or southerlies ahead of the low will
shift to strong to gale force northwesterlies behind the low.
Winds will diminish from west to east during the day today.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Fundy..Grand Manan..Lurcher..Browns Bank and LaHave Bank.
Gale warnings are in effect for Georges Bank..Southwestern
Shore..West Scotian Slope..Eastern shore..Sable..Fourchu..Cabot
Strait..Northumberland Strait western half
..Gulf-Magdalen..Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..Cabot
Strait..Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - 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
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- 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 - southern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- 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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