Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM EST 07 February 2016

Today Tonight and Monday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind easterly 15 to 20 knots increasing to west 25 to 35 early this morning and to west 35 to 45 late this morning. Wind veering to northwest 25 to 35 late this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 this evening. Wind veering to northeast 15 to 25 after midnight.

Snow ending this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.

Temperatures minus 6 falling to minus 18 overnight.

Waves

Issued 03:00 AM EST 07 February 2016
Today Tonight and Monday Over open water seas 1 metre or less.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EST 07 February 2016
Tuesday Wind northeast 20 to 30 knots.
Wednesday Wind northerly 15 to 20 knots diminishing to light late in the day.
Thursday Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 7 February 2016 Today Tonight and Monday 9 tenths of grey 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 7 February 2016 Today Tonight and Monday

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

9 tenths of grey ice.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half

Issued 04:19 AM EST 07 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 AM EST 7 February 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. EST today cold front located from Pointe-des-Monts
to Québec city then to Lake Huron.
By 4:00 p.m. EST today departing cold front located from the Strait
of Belle Isle to Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Lake Ontario.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Strait of Belle Isle.

At 3:00 a.m. EST today deepening low 1005 mb located south of
Cape Hatteras.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Monday low 970 mb located south of Nova Scotia.

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