Chaleur - Miscou

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 17 December 2014

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind east 10 to 15 knots increasing to east 25 late overnight and to northeast 35 Thursday morning. Wind diminishing to northeast 25 Thursday evening.

Snow at times heavy beginning near midnight changing to periods of rain or periods of snow Thursday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.

Low tonight minus 1. High Thursday plus 4.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 17 December 2014
Friday Wind north 25 to 30 knots.
Saturday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light.
Sunday Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday Ice free except 3 tenths of new ice on parts of the shores. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 17 December 2014 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4605N 6345W to Prince Edward Island near 4615N 6340W. Sea ice west of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4630N 6320W to 4810N 6420W to Quebec near 4800N 6520W. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4900N 6700W to 4930N 6700W to 5010N 6540W to Anticosti Island near 4930N 6340W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4955N 6400W to 5000N 6000W to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free except 3 tenths of new ice on parts of the shores.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Chaleur - Miscou

Issued 8:00 PM AST 17 December 2014

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 17 December 2014 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 1000 mb located over the Gulf of Maine.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Thursday quasi-stationary low 992 mb located near
Prince Edward Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:35 PM AST 17 December 2014 A low pressure system over the western marine district at forecast
time will track northeast to lie over Nova Scotia tonight then
Become quasi-stationary over the area. Strong to gale force
easterlies ahead of the low shift to strong to gale force westerlies
in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
All waters except Fundy and Grand Manan.

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