Gulf - Magdalen - eastern half
Issued 08:00 PM AST 19 February 2017
Tonight and Monday
Wind light increasing to north 15 knots near midnight and to north 25 late Monday morning.
Chance of flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Over open water freezing spray over western sections Monday afternoon and evening.
Temperatures near minus 3.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 February 2017 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5955W to 4705N
6000W to 4825N 6120W to 5000N 5815W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Open water except 7 tenths of new ice including 2 tenths of grey ice
near and south of Iles de la Madeleine.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 19 February 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4721N 5248W to 4545N 4715W to 4600N 4530W to 5045N 4630W to 5300N
4915W to 5700N 5400W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 19 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5121N 5826W to Newfoundland near 5025N 5723W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 8:00 PM AST 19 February 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 8:00 PM AST 19 February 2017 Tonight and Monday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight trough from low located from the Avalon
Peninsula to Lurcher.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Monday trough located southeast of Laurentian Fan.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Monday approaching ridge located on a line
north-south over Quebec.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:32 PM AST 19 February 2017 A trough of low pressure extending from Newfoundland to the Bay of
Fundy will sweep across the marine district tonight. On Monday strong
northerlies will develop in the wake of the trough which could reach
gale force over southern waters Monday afternoon.
Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf-Magdalen and Anticosti.
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