Chaleur - Miscou

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 24 January 2017

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind light increasing to east 15 knots this afternoon and to east 25 this evening. Wind increasing to east 35 late overnight then diminishing to east 25 Wednesday evening.

Snow and freezing rain beginning this evening changing to rain Wednesday afternoon.

Temperatures near zero.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 24 January 2017
Thursday Wind west 25 knots diminishing to southwest 15 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 25 knots increasing to west 35.
Saturday Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday Open water except 8 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice along the shore. 

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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 Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday

Ice Edge

Ice 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.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 8 tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice
along the shore.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Chaleur - Miscou

Issued 10:00 AM AST 24 January 2017

'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 10:00 AM AST 24 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today low 986 mb located southwest of Cape Cod.
By 3:00 a.m. AST Wednesday low 982 mb located southeast of Cape Cod.

At 10:00 a.m. AST Wednesday low 987 mb located near Lurcher.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday low 990 mb located near Sable Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:45 AM AST 24 January 2017 A low pressure system southwest of Cape Cod will move slowly eastward
to lie southeast of Cape Cod by overnight tonight. Easterly gales
over southwestern waters will spread across the marine district
reaching northern waters overnight or early Wednesday morning.

The low will move northeastward on Wednesday to lie over the central
marine district by Wednesday afternoon. Gale to near storm force
easterly winds ahead of the low will shift to strong northwesterlies
in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
marine waters.

Additionally, heavy pounding surf and higher than normal water levels
can be expected along the Atlantic coastline of Nova Scotia and Cape
Breton on Wednesday.

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