Northumberland Strait - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 22 January 2017

Tonight and Monday

Wind north 15 to 20 knots diminishing to north 10 to 15 early Monday morning then becoming light Monday evening.

A few flurries ending near midnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 5.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 22 January 2017
Tuesday Wind east 15 to 20 knots increasing to east 30 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind east 40 knots diminishing to south 25.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday 9 tenths of grey ice. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 22 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday

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 22 January 2017 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located from Newfoundland to
Laurentian Fan.
By 8:00 p.m. AST tonight departing trough located southeast of
Laurentian Fan.

At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight low 984 mb located over the southeastern
United States.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday approaching low 988 mb located south of
Long Island.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:17 PM AST 22 January 2017 A trough of low pressure over the eastern district will move to lie
southeast of the district this evening. Strong northerlies behind the
trough combined with colder air will bring some freezing spray over
Anticosti tonight before the northerlies diminish somewhat early
Monday morning.

A low pressure system developing over the Southeastern United States
this evening will move northeast to lie south of Long Island by
Monday evening. Strong easterlies ahead of this low will affect
southwestern waters later on Monday. The easterlies will likely reach
gale force over most southern waters beyond the current forecast
period on Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in
effect for Anticosti.

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