Issued 03:00 AM AST 10 February 2016
Today Tonight and Thursday
Wind northwesterly 15 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 early this morning then backing to westerly 15 to 20 early this afternoon. Wind diminishing to light this evening then becoming northwesterly 10 to 15 Thursday afternoon.
Chance of flurries this morning. A few flurries beginning after midnight.
High today minus 3. Low tonight minus 8. High Thursday minus 3.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 9 February 2016 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4755N 5925W to 4825N
5935W to 4955N 5810W to 4920N 5945W to 4920N 6110W to 4850N 6110W to
4835N 6255W to 4705N 6310W to 4640N 6200W to Nova Scotia near 4605N
6130W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Iles de la Madeleine near 4710N 6200W
to 4700N 6205W to 4650N 6140W to 4725N 6115W to Iles de la Madeleine
near 4735N 6125W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Open water except 8 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of
grey-white ice west of Cape Bear.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 10 February 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday At 3:00 a.m. AST today deepening low 982 mb located over Banquereau.
By 10:00 a.m. AST today low 976 mb located north of the Avalon
At 3:30 p.m. AST today quasi-stationary trough located over the
central Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:47 AM AST 10 February 2016 A deepening low pressure system over Banquereau will move rapidly
northeastward to lie north of the Avalon Peninsula this morning.
Gale to storm force winds near the low will diminish as the low pulls
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-southeastern half and Laurentian Fan. Gale warnings are in
effect for Banquereau-northwestern half and Anticosti southeastern
half. A freezing spray warning is in effect for Anticosti.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern half
- Banquereau - northwestern half
- Banquereau - southeastern half
- 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 - eastern half
- Funk Island Bank - western half
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan - northwestern half
- Laurentian Fan - southeastern half
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - western half
- Strait of Belle Isle
- 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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