Issued 03:00 AM AST 16 January 2017
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 15 early this morning then backing to southwest 15 early this afternoon. Wind increasing to southwest 20 to 25 early this evening then veering to northwest 25 to 30 Tuesday morning.
Flurries ending this morning. Flurries beginning early this evening and changing to showers or flurries near midnight and ending Tuesday morning. Flurries beginning Tuesday morning.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray ending this morning. Freezing spray beginning Tuesday afternoon.
Temperatures minus 4 rising to plus 2 after midnight then falling to minus 5 Tuesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 15 January 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4655N 6040W to 4610N 6150W
to 4755N 6100W to 4710N 6415W to 4905N 6340W to 4850N 6145W to 5040N
5745W to 4830N 5925W to Newfoundland near 4805N 5905W. Sea ice north
and west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 15 January 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5045N 5000W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 5100W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 16 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5118N 5640W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
FourchuIssued 03:00 AM AST 16 January 2017
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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 16 January 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the western Marine
By 3:00 a.m. AST Tuesday ridge located east of the Marine District.
At 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located from Anticosti Island to
the Gulf of Maine.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Tuesday trough located from Labrador Coast to
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:45 AM AST 16 January 2017 A trough of low pressure will approach from the northwest today and
will cross the district tonight and Tuesday morning. Strong to near
gale force southwesterly winds ahead of the trough will shift to
strong to gale force northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau and Cabot Strait.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for eastern shore, Sable, Fourchu, Banquereau, Cabot Strait
and the Gulf of St Lawrence waters.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- 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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