Northumberland Strait - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 25 March 2017

Tonight and Sunday

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 25 late this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 near noon Sunday. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Sunday evening.

A few flurries ending Sunday morning.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending Sunday morning.

Temperatures minus 5 falling to minus 10 overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 25 March 2017
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind easterly 15 knots.
Wednesday Wind easterly 20 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 25 March 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 3 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice along Prince Edward Island coast. 

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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 EDT 25 March 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4545N 6005W to 4510N 5930W
to 4610N 5825W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5900W. Sea ice northwest
of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of first-year ice except 9 tenths of first-year ice along
Prince Edward Island coast.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Northumberland Strait

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 25 March 2017

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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:30 PM ADT 25 March 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today trough located from Newfoundland to
Laurentian Fan.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located east of the Marine District.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT Sunday ridge located from Quebec to New England.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Sunday ridge located over the southwestern Marine
District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:19 PM ADT 25 March 2017 A cold northwesterly flow will give freezing spray to northern and
eastern waters tonight and Sunday.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for eastern shore-eastern half, Sable-eastern half, Fourchu,
Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence
waters.

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