Issued 10:00 AM NST 27 January 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 20 knots increasing to east 35 to 45 this afternoon then diminishing to east 25 this evening. Wind veering to south 20 late overnight then to southwest 15 near noon Wednesday.
Snow and ice pellets beginning near noon changing to rain and fog this evening. Risk of freezing rain late this afternoon and this evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation and in fog.
Temperatures minus 5 rising to plus 5 near midnight.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4915N 5330W to 5135N 4925W to 5430N 5115W to 5645N 5810W to 5800N 5800W then northward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Ice free except 2 tenths of grey ice in a few small bays.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 27 January 2015
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5030N 4800W to 5200N 4800W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5200N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South CoastIssued 10:00 AM NST 27 January 2015
'Gale' force winds of 34 to 47 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Watch for updated statements. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 27 January 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today departing trough located east of Belle
At 10:00 a.m. NST today ridge located from Quebec to the Grand
By 10:00 a.m. NST Wednesday departing ridge located over Labrador
At 10:00 a.m. NST today trough located southwest of the Marine
By 10:00 a.m. NST Wednesday trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:49 AM NST 27 January 2015 An intense trough of low pressure northeast of Belle Isle Bank will
continue to move away from the marine district today. Gale force
northwesterlies southwest of the trough will diminish today as it
A warm frontal trough, extending from an intense low pressure system
approaching the Maritimes, will move slowly northward across the
Grand Banks today and across Newfoundland tonight and Wednesday.
Gale force east to northeasterly winds will develop ahead of the
trough then shift to strong to gale force southerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except Belle Isle Bank - southwestern half.
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for all waters except South Coast, East Coast - Cape St.
Francis and south, and the Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Newfoundland Area
- Anticosti - northeastern half
- Anticosti - southwestern half
- Belle Isle Bank - northeastern half
- Belle Isle Bank - southwestern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Coast - north of Cape St. Francis
- Funk Island Bank
- Gulf - Magdalen - northwestern half
- Gulf - Magdalen - southeastern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Lake Melville
- Laurentian Fan
- Mid Labrador Coast
- Northeast Coast - Cape St. John and south
- Northeast Coast - north of Cape St. John
- Northeast Gulf
- Northern Grand Banks
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- South Labrador Coast
- South Labrador Sea - southern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - eastern half
- Strait of Belle Isle - western half
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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