Issued 10:00 AM NST 05 December 2016
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 25 this evening.
Flurries. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
A risk of freezing spray over northwestern sections today. Freezing spray over northwestern sections tonight and Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 6 to minus 2.
Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to 6010N 6335W to
6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5545W to 5145N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5815W to 5040N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5040N 5715W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs except less than 10 icebergs north of the
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 10:00 AM NST 05 December 2016
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 5 December 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 966 mb located northeast of the
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday approaching low 966 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:47 AM NST 5 December 2016 An intense low pressure system well northeast of the Flemish Cap will
continue its slow approach towards Belle Isle Bank today. Gale force
northwesterly winds are expected to develop over northern waters this
afternoon into tonight as the system draws closer.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Belle Isle Bank and Funk Island Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port
and Northeast Coast.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- 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
- Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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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