Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
Issued 03:00 PM EST 26 January 2015
Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 15 to 25 knots diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 early this evening and to light late this evening. Wind increasing to northeast 10 to 20 late overnight and to northeast 20 to 25 early Tuesday morning. Wind increasing to northeast 25 to 35 near noon Tuesday.
Snow beginning Tuesday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Over open water risk of freezing spray Tuesday.
Low tonight minus 20. High Tuesday minus 13.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6510W to Nova Scotia near 4510N 6445W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton Island near 4700N 6025W to 4800N 6050W to 4805N 6150W to 4850N 6100W to 4925N 6115W to 4935N 6000W to 5035N 5745W to Newfoundland near 4835N 5910W. Sea ice west and north and east of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4805N 5900W to Newfoundland near 4830N 5900W. Sea ice east of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W Newfoundland near 4730N 5650W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
8 tenths of new ice including 4 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice on parts of the coast. Strong ice pressure on parts of the coast today and Tuesday.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern halfIssued 3:00 PM EST 26 January 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 26 January 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 PM EST 26 January 2015 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 p.m. EST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over Lake Saint-Jean.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday ridge located from Labrador Coast to
At 3:00 p.m. EST today intensifying low 1001 mb located over
By 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday low 978 mb located over Cape Cod.
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