Anticosti

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 March 2015

Today Tonight and Monday

Wind northwest 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 in the Honguedo Strait. Wind becoming westerly 20 to 25 this afternoon then backing to southwest 15 to 20 this evening. Wind backing to south 25 near noon Monday.

Chance of flurries Monday late in the day.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Over open water freezing spray ending this evening.

Temperatures minus 5 rising to zero Monday evening.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 29 March 2015
Today Tonight and Monday Over open water seas 1 metre building to 2 Monday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 29 March 2015
Tuesday Wind southeast 15 to 20 knots becoming variable 15 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind northwest 25 to 35 knots.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots backing to west 15 to 20 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 March 2015 Today Tonight and Monday 2 tenths of first-year ice. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Rivière-du-Loup Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 March 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4515N 6105W to 4410N
6000W to 4415N 5715W to 4725N 5720W to Newfoundland near 4720N
5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4520N 6530W to
Nova Scotia near 4500N 6505W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

2 tenths of first-year ice.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 March 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4636N 5334W to 4430N 4830W to 4430N 4730W to 4645N 4145W to 4945N
4215W to 6000N 5715W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5115N 5819W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5728W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Freezing spray warning in effect

Anticosti

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 29 March 2015

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 10:00 AM ADT 29 March 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today departing low located over southeastern
Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located on a line northeast-southwest
over Quebec.
By 3:00 p.m. ADT Monday ridge located from Georges Bank to
Banquereau.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:56 AM ADT 29 March 2015 A low pressure system over Southeastern Newfoundland will continue to
pull away from the district today. Strong to gale force
northwesterlies over eastern waters will diminish as the low moves
away.

Marine interests are advised gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Laurentian Fan. Freezing spray warnings are in effect
for Cabot Strait and Anticosti.

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