Northumberland Strait - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 19 January 2017

Tonight and Friday

Wind south 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light this evening.

Flurries ending early Friday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 19 January 2017
Saturday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind north 10 to 15 knots veering to northeast 20 late in the day.
Monday Wind northeast 15 to 20 knots diminishing to variable 10 to 15.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 January 2017 Today Tonight and Friday 9 tenths of grey ice. 

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 January 2017 Today Tonight and Friday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6045W to 4610N 6150W
to 4750N 6055W to 4720N 6330W to 4905N 6340W to 4840N 6150W to 5015N
5800W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

9 tenths of grey ice.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM AST 19 January 2017 Tonight and Friday At 3:30 p.m. AST today intensifying low 998 mb located south of
West Scotian Slope.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Friday intensifying low 984 mb located south of
Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST Friday low 974 mb located south of the Grand Banks.

At 3:30 p.m. AST today quasi-stationary ridge located over the
northern Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:12 PM AST 19 January 2017 A deepening low south of West Scotian Slope will track eastward to
lie south of Laurentian Fan this evening, then will curve towards the
Grand Banks of Newfoundland on Friday. This low is giving strong
easterlies to southern waters, which will increase on Friday to gale
to possibly storm force northerlies over eastern waters.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-eastern half and Laurentian Fan.

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