Northumberland Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 02 May 2016

Tonight and Tuesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southeast 15 knots increasing to east 20 late overnight then diminishing to variable 10 to 15 near noon Tuesday. Wind increasing to west 20 Tuesday afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 Tuesday evening.

Periods of rain beginning near midnight and ending Tuesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 02 May 2016
Wednesday Wind north 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 20 late in the day.
Friday Wind southwest 15 knots diminishing to light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 2 May 2016 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5000N 6650W to 5000N 6000W to
5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5030N 5725W. Sea ice north and east
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 02 May 2016

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 2 May 2016 Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over the Gulf of St. Lawrence.
By midnight AST tonight trough located south of Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Thursday ridge located over the southwestern
Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Thursday low located southwest of the Marine
District.

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