Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 PM EST 06 February 2016

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 10 to 20 knots becoming southeasterly 15 to 20 this evening then increasing to west 30 to 40 early Sunday morning. Wind diminishing to northwesterly 20 to 25 Sunday afternoon and to northwest 15 to 20 Sunday evening.

Snow beginning this evening and ending early Sunday morning. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.

Over open water risk of freezing spray Sunday.

Temperatures minus 11 rising to minus 4 this evening then falling to minus 12 Sunday evening.

Waves

Issued 03:00 PM EST 06 February 2016
Tonight and Sunday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 PM EST 06 February 2016
Monday Wind northerly 15 to 25 knots veering to northeast 20 to 30 in the morning.
Tuesday Wind northeast 20 to 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind northeast 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northeast 10 to 15 late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 February 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday 3 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice in the northwestern section. 

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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

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 February 2016 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4755N 5925W to 4825N
5935W to 5015N 5805W to 4925N 6115W to 4855N 6110W to 4835N 6255W to
4700N 6330W to 4635N 6155W to Nova Scotia near 4605N 6130W. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Iles de la Madeleine near 4710N 6200W
to 4655N 6135W to 4730N 6110W to Iles de la Madeleine near 4735N
6125W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

3 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice except 9 plus
tenths of new ice including 3 tenths of grey ice in the northwestern
section.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Issued 10:12 PM EST 06 February 2016

'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 3:00 PM EST 6 February 2016 Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 p.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Maine.
By 5:00 a.m. EST Sunday ridge located off Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 p.m. EST today cold front located from James Bay to Lake
Superior.
By 1:00 p.m. EST Sunday departing cold front located from
Newfoundland to Prince Edward Island.

At 3:00 p.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Ontario.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over James Bay.

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