Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 PM EST 25 February 2017

Tonight and Sunday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 25 to 35 knots diminishing to light late overnight then increasing to westerly 25 to 35 early Sunday morning. Wind increasing to west 35 to 45 late Sunday morning then diminishing to westerly 25 to 35 Sunday evening.

Periods of freezing rain changing to rain late overnight then to flurries late Sunday morning and ending Sunday evening. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.

Low tonight minus 3. High Sunday plus 3.

Waves

Issued 03:00 PM EST 25 February 2017
Tonight and Sunday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 PM EST 25 February 2017
Monday Wind west 35 knots.
Tuesday Wind west 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 15 to 25 late in the day.
Wednesday Wind light increasing to northwest 30 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday 8 tenths of grey ice including a trace of grey-white ice. 

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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 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5950W to 4635N
5920W to 4815N 6105W to 5000N 5820W 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.

Ice Coverage

8 tenths of grey ice including a trace of grey-white ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Issued 6:10 PM EST 25 February 2017

'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 25 February 2017 Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 p.m. EST today departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Coast.

At 3:00 p.m. EST today trough located over James Bay to Lake
Ontario.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday trough located over Labrador Coast to
Newfoundland.

At 1:00 a.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
Lake Michigan.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
Trois-Rivières.

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