Northumberland Strait - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM AST 19 February 2017

Tonight and Monday

Wind light increasing to north 15 knots after midnight and to north 25 late Monday morning.

Chance of flurries tonight and beginning early Monday evening.

Over open water risk of freezing spray Monday.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 19 February 2017
Tuesday Wind north 15 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light becoming south 15 knots.
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 4 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice in the western section. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5955W to 4705N
6000W to 4825N 6120W to 5000N 5815W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

4 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice in the
western section.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM AST 19 February 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough from low located from the Avalon
Peninsula to Lurcher.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday trough located southeast of Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Monday approaching ridge located on a line
north-south over Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:32 PM AST 19 February 2017 A trough of low pressure extending from Newfoundland to the Bay of
Fundy will sweep across the marine district tonight. On Monday strong
northerlies will develop in the wake of the trough which could reach
gale force over southern waters Monday afternoon.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.

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