Issued 03:00 AM AST 29 December 2014
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots.
Chance of showers or flurries changing to chance of flurries overnight and Tuesday.
Risk of freezing spray Tuesday afternoon and evening.
Temperatures plus 7 falling to minus 4 Tuesday afternoon.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 28 December 2014 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4605N 6345W to Prince Edward Island near 4615N 6340W. Sea ice west of the ice edge. Second ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4625N 6200W to 4645N 6345W to 4810N 6420W to Quebec near 4810N 6445W. Sea ice west and south of the ice edge. Third ice edge estimated from Quebec near 4905N 6635W to 4940N 6635W to 5010N 6540W to Anticosti Island near 4925N 6335W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge. Fourth ice edge estimated from Anticosti Island near 4905N 6140W to 5000N 6000W to Quebec near 5125N 5735W. Sea ice north of the ice edge. Fifth ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 5035N 5720W to 5045N 5730W to 5100N 5710W then northward. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 28 December 2014
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 29 Dec estimated from the Labrador coast near 5325N 5605W to 5200N 5200W to 5200N 5000W to 5300N 5000W to 5630N 5200W to 6000N 5630W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM AST 29 December 2014 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. AST today departing low located east of the Marine
At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight building ridge located over the western
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:55 AM AST 29 December 2014 A departing low pressure system east of the district and a building
ridge of high pressure to the west will give gale force
northwesterlies to northern waters today and tonight. Freezing spray
is expected to develop today in the cold northwesterly flow.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Banquereau-northern half..Cabot Strait..Gulf-Magdalen..
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for eastern shore..Fourchu..
Cabot Strait and all Gulf of St. Lawrence waters.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - northern half
- Anticosti - southern half
- Banquereau - northern half
- Banquereau - southern half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou
- Eastern Shore
- East Coast - Cape St. Francis and south
- East Scotian Slope
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port - northwestern half
- Gulf - Port au Port - southeastern half
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait - eastern half
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Southeastern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Grand Banks
- Southwestern Shore
- Southwest Coast
- South Coast
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- West Scotian Slope
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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