Northumberland Strait - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM AST 19 December 2014

Today Tonight and Saturday

Wind northwesterly 20 to 25 knots veering to north 25 to 30 this evening then diminishing to northeast 20 late overnight. Wind becoming northeast 15 to 20 Saturday morning then diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 Saturday afternoon.

Flurries or showers changing to a few flurries near noon and ending Saturday morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 1.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM AST 19 December 2014
Sunday Wind light.
Monday Wind light.
Tuesday Wind light.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday Open water except 3 tenths of new ice on parts of the shores. 

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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 Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4605N 6345W to Prince Edward Island near 4615N 6340W. Sea ice west of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4630N 6320W to 4810N 6420W to Quebec near 4800N 6520W. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4900N 6700W to 4930N 6700W to 5010N 6540W to Anticosti Island near 4930N 6340W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4910N 6140W to 5000N 6000W to Quebec near 5125N 5740W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except 3 tenths of new ice on parts of the shores.

Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM AST 19 December 2014 Today Tonight and Saturday At 10:00 a.m. AST today trough from 989 mb low located from
Newfoundland to Browns Bank.
By midnight AST tonight trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 a.m. AST Saturday quasi-stationary ridge located over
Quebec.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:49 AM AST 19 December 2014

Atlantic - Newfoundland Area

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