Eastern Shore

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 25 January 2015

Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 30 to 35 knots diminishing to northwest 25 late overnight and to northwest 15 Monday morning. Wind diminishing to light Monday afternoon.

Chance of showers or flurries late this afternoon and this evening.

Freezing spray warning in effect.

Freezing spray overnight and Monday morning.

Temperatures plus 1 falling to minus 6 overnight.

Waves

Issued 05:00 PM AST 25 January 2015
Tonight and Monday Seas 5 to 7 metres subsiding to 4 after midnight and to 2 to 3 Monday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:30 PM AST 25 January 2015
Tuesday Wind east 55 knots diminishing to southeasterly 20 to 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to southwest 35 late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday Ice free. 

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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4800N 6050W to 4805N 6210W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5910W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EST 25 January 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near 4835N 5300W to 5045N 4845W to 5145N 4845W to 6000N 5800W. Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 26 Jan estimated from the Labrador coast near 5200N 5600W to Newfoundland near 5130N 5600W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Eastern Shore

Issued 3:30 PM AST 25 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.

Freezing spray warning in effect

Eastern Shore

Issued 3:30 PM AST 25 January 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 3:30 PM AST 25 January 2015 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. AST today departing low 950 mb located north of
Newfoundland.

At 3:00 a.m. AST Monday ridge located over Ontario.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Maritimes.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 3:22 PM AST 25 January 2015 An intense low pressure system north of Newfoundland will continue to
pull away from the marine district this evening. Gale to storm force
westerlies in the wake of the low will gradually diminish from south
to north tonight.

However another deep area of low pressure will move into the region
overnight Monday and into Tuesday bringing storm force winds to most
of the district. Warnings related to that storm will be issued
overnight tonight.

Marine interests are advised that a storm warning is in effect for
Anticosti. Gale warnings are in effect for eastern shore..Sable..East
Scotian Slope..Fourchu..Banquereau..Laurentian Fan..Cabot Strait..
Northumberland Strait..Gulf-Magdalen and Chaleur-Miscou.

Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Fundy..Grand Manan..
Lurcher..Southwestern shore..Eastern shore..Fourchu..Banquereau -
Northwestern half..Cabot Strait..Northumberland Strait - eastern
Half..Gulf-Magdalen - eastern half and Anticosti.

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