Issued 08:00 PM NST 26 January 2015
Tonight and Tuesday
Wind west 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 after midnight then veering to northeast 15 Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 25 Tuesday afternoon.
Flurries ending late overnight. Snow beginning Tuesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray ending after midnight. Freezing spray beginning Tuesday afternoon.
Temperatures minus 16 to minus 10.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4800N 6050W to 4805N 6150W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5910W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Open water except 9 tenths of grey ice including 1 tenth of grey-white ice on parts of the Newfoundland coast and near the Quebec coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:01 AM EST 26 January 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 27 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5030N 4800W to 5200N 4800W to 6000N 5800W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Northeast GulfIssued 8:00 PM NST 26 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 8:00 PM NST 26 January 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over southern Labrador Sea.
By 10:00 a.m. NST Tuesday departing trough located east of Belle
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight ridge located from Quebec to the Grand
By 8:00 p.m. NST Tuesday ridge located from Labrador to Belle
At 3:00 a.m. NST Tuesday approaching warm front located south of
the Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:57 PM NST 26 January 2015 A trough of low pressure over the South Labrador Sea will swing
across Belle Isle Bank tonight. Gale to storm force west to
northwesterlies can be expected over northern waters tonight into
early Tuesday south of this trough.
On Tuesday, an approaching warm frontal trough will bring gale force
easterlies to southern and Gulf waters by afternoon. Winds will shift
to gale force southwesterlies over southern waters by Tuesday
Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half. Gale warnings are in effect all
remaining waters except Strait of Belle Isle, and Northeast Gulf.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except South Coast, East Coast - Cape St.
Francis and south, and the Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern 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 - eastern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - western half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- 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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