Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 11 February 2016

Tonight and Friday

Wind westerly 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 early this evening.

Chance of flurries changing to a few flurries early Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Over open water risk of freezing spray tonight and Friday.

Temperatures minus 8 falling to minus 18 Friday evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 11 February 2016
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to northeasterly 25 in the afternoon.
Sunday Wind northeasterly 25 knots increasing to northwesterly 25 to 35.
Monday Wind west 35 knots diminishing to west 25.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday 5 tenths of grey ice except 9 tenths of grey ice over the southern section. 

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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 11 February 2016 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice 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
ice edge.

Ice Coverage

5 tenths of grey ice except 9 tenths of grey ice over the southern
section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 11 February 2016 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. AST today intensifying trough located over Nova Scotia.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday trough located over the eastern Marine
District.

At midnight AST tonight deepening low located south of East
Scotian Slope.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday low located over the southwestern Grand
Banks.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:50 PM AST 11 February 2016 A through of low pressure over Nova Scotia will slowly move over the
marine district coming to lie over the eastern marine district by
Friday morning. A period of gale to storm force winds are forecast in
the vicinity of the trough as it passes over the marine district.
Meanwhile a low pressure system will develop south of the marine
district overnight passing through Laurentian Fan Friday morning.
Storm force winds are forecast south of the low passing over the
Laurentian Fan.

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 Lurcher..
Browns Bank.. LaHave Bank and the northern half of Laurentian Fan.
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..
Banquereau..Northumberland Strait-eastern half..Gulf-Magdalen..And
Anticosti.

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