Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
Issued 03:00 AM EST 03 March 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 30 to 40 knots diminishing to west 20 to 30 early this afternoon and to light early this evening. Wind becoming southeast 15 near midnight then diminishing to light Wednesday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 15 Wednesday afternoon and to west 25 Wednesday evening.
A few flurries ending late this morning. Periods of light snow beginning after midnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.
Temperatures minus 14 rising to minus 3 Wednesday afternoon.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 3 March 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6605W to 4430N
6620W to 4300N 6610W to 4530N 5630W to 4720N 5710W to Newfoundland
near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W to New
Brunswick near 4520N 6530W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
9 plus tenths of first-year ice. Strong ice pressure in the pack ice
diminishing this evening.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern halfIssued 03:00 AM EST 03 March 2015
'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.
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern halfIssued 10:00 AM EST 03 March 2015
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM EST 3 March 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located from Lake Saint-Jean to
By 7:00 p.m. EST tonight departing ridge located from Labrador to
At 7:00 p.m. EST tonight low 991 mb located west of James Bay.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Wednesday low 983 mb located northwest of Labrador.
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