Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
Issued 03:00 AM NST 31 January 2015
Today Tonight and Sunday
Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light this morning then increasing to east 15 this afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 25 this evening then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 Sunday morning. Wind becoming south 15 Sunday afternoon then increasing to southwest 25 Sunday evening.
Periods of snow or rain and fog patches beginning Sunday morning and ending Sunday afternoon.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray ending this morning.
Temperatures minus 6 to minus 2 rising to minus 2 to plus 1 Sunday morning.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 30 January 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5035N 5000W to 5400N 5055W to 5545N 5515W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
7 tenths of grey ice except 8 tenths of grey-white ice including a trace of first-year ice in the extreme northeastern section.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 30 January 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4740N 5245W to 5045N 4715W to 5200N 4715W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 30 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5157N 5553W to Newfoundland near 5136N 5550W.
Iceberg CountLess than 10 icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast CoastIssued 03:00 AM NST 31 January 2015
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 3:00 AM NST 31 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. NST today low 992 mb located over eastern Belle
By 10:00 a.m. NST today departing low 990 mb located northeast of
the Marine District.
At 3:00 a.m. NST today deepening low 991 mb located southwest of
By 3:00 a.m. NST Sunday low 986 mb located over the Gulf of
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:56 AM NST 31 January 2015 A low pressure system over Belle Isle Bank will move northeast of the
marine district this morning. Strong to gale force west to
northwesterlies over eastern waters will diminish by noon as the low
A second low pressure system southwest of Nova Scotia will move
northeastward across the Gulf of St. Lawrence tonight and across
Southeastern Labrador on Sunday. Strong to gale force east to
southeasterlies will spread across the marine district today and
tonight ahead of this feature. Winds will shift to strong to gale
force westerlies in the wake of this system on Sunday.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au Port, Southwest Coast, Belle Isle Bank
and Funk Island Bank.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for the Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Gulf - Port au
Port, Southwest Coast, Northeast Coast and Belle Isle Bank.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Belle Isle Bank - eastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - western 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 - Hopedale and south
- 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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