Anticosti - western half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 05 May 2016

Today Tonight and Friday

Wind light increasing to easterly 15 knots near noon and to north 15 to 20 near noon Friday. Wind becoming northwest 15 Friday evening.

A few showers beginning overnight and ending Friday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 05 May 2016
Today Tonight and Friday Seas 1 metre or less building to 1 to 2 late overnight.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 05 May 2016
Saturday Wind northeast 15 knots.
Sunday Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots.
Monday Wind south 20 knots increasing to westerly 30.

Ice Forecast

Anticosti - northeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water except consolidated first-year ice in some bays of the Quebec coast. 

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday Open water. 

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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 Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) 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

Anticosti - northeastern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6310W to 5000N 6200W to
5000N 6000W to 5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice
north and east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water except consolidated first-year ice in some bays of the
Quebec coast.

Ice Forecasts

Anticosti - southwestern half

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 4 May 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday

Ice Edge

Ice edge estimated from Quebec near 5015N 6310W to 5000N 6200W to
5000N 6000W to 5120N 5720W to Newfoundland near 5100N 5705W. Sea ice
north and east of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Open water.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 4 May 2016

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 May estimated from Newfoundland near
4707N 5255W to 4215N 5000W to 4215N 4845W to 4615N 4230W to 4900N
4200W to 5130N 4445W to 5300N 4715W to 5600N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 4 May estimated from Quebec near
5119N 5759W to Newfoundland near 5042N 5723W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 5 May 2016 Today Tonight and Friday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located on a line east-west over
the southern Marine District.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight trough located from Georges Bank to
Banquereau.

At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight low 995 mb located southwest of Georges
Bank.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 1003 mb located over Nova Scotia.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 2:54 AM ADT 5 May 2016 A low pressure system is expected to form southwest of the marine
district later today then track slowly northeastward to lie over Nova
Scotia Friday afternoon. Strong southerly winds will develop ahead of
this system and are expected to reach gale force over southern waters
tonight before gradually easing on Friday.

Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Georges Bank..West Scotian Slope..And East Scotian Slope.

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