Anticosti - eastern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 08:00 PM ADT 29 March 2017

Tonight and Thursday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots backing to north 30 early Thursday morning then increasing to north 40 late Thursday morning.

Periods of snow. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures near minus 3.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM ADT 29 March 2017
Tonight and Thursday Over open water seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight and to 2 to 3 Thursday morning. Seas building to 3 to 5 Thursday afternoon.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM ADT 29 March 2017
Friday Wind north 25 to 35 knots diminishing to north 20 late in the day.
Saturday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.
Sunday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 March 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday 7 tenths of grey ice except 9 tenths of grey-white ice along the northern coast of Anticosti Island. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 29 March 2017 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4505N 6020W
to 4500N 5905W to 4555N 5820W to Newfoundland near 4735N 5900W. Sea
ice northwest of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

7 tenths of grey ice except 9 tenths of grey-white ice along the
northern coast of Anticosti Island.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 29 March 2017

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4726N 5300W to 4515N 4900W to 4515N 4600W to 4700N 4330W to 5000N
4330W to 5145N 4530W to 5300N 5000W to 5600N 5200W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Mar estimated from Newfoundland
near 4856N 5830W to Quebec near 5012N 6039W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Anticosti - eastern half

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 29 March 2017

'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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 8:00 PM ADT 29 March 2017 Tonight and Thursday At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight deepening low 998 mb located over East
Scotian Slope.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Thursday deepening low 960 mb located east of
Laurentian Fan.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 7:48 PM ADT 29 March 2017 A low pressure system will intensify tonight and Thursday as it moves
eastward across southern waters reaching Laurentian Fan Thursday
morning. Strong to gale northeasterlies ahead of the low will shift
to gale to storm north or northwesterlies in its wake.

Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
East Scotian Slope and Laurentian Fan-western half. Gale warnings are
in effect for Georges Bank, southwestern shore, LaHave Bank, West
Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian
Fan-eastern half, Cabot Strait, Northumberland Strait-eastern half,
Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti-eastern half.

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