Issued 03:30 PM NST 04 December 2016
Tonight and Monday
Wind north 25 knots backing to northwest 15 to 20 late overnight.
Showers or flurries changing to flurries near midnight. Visibility as low as 1 mile in flurries.
Temperatures minus 1 to plus 2.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 4 December 2016 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Labrador near 5215N 5540W to 5220N
5535W to 5335N 5540W to 5430N 5645W to 5535N 5940W to 6010N 6335W to
6035N 6235W then northeastward. Sea ice west and north of the ice
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 4 December 2016
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Newfoundland near
5110N 5545W to 5145N 5200W to 5500N 5200W to 6000N 6000W to 6100N
5400W to 5700N 5000W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 5 Dec estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5815W to 5040N 5815W to Newfoundland near 5040N 5715W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM NST 4 December 2016 Tonight and Monday At 3:30 p.m. NST today departing low 987 mb located southeast of
the Grand Banks.
At 8:00 p.m. NST tonight low 966 mb located east of the Flemish Cap.
By 8:00 p.m. NST Monday approaching low 966 mb located northeast
of Belle Isle Bank.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:16 PM NST 4 December 2016 A low pressure system southeast of the Grand Banks will dissipate
this evening. Strong to gale force north to northeasterlies over
southern waters in the wake of this system will gradually diminish
tonight into Monday.
Meanwhile, an intense low pressure system well east of the Flemish
Cap is forecast to begin its slow approach towards Belle Isle Bank
tonight and Monday. Gale force northwesterly winds are expected to
develop over Belle Isle Bank Monday afternoon as the system draws
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Belle Isle Bank and the Southwestern Grand Banks.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Banquereau - eastern half
- Banquereau - western 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
- Halifax Harbour and Approaches
- LaHave Bank
- Laurentian Fan - eastern half
- Laurentian Fan - western half
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Northumberland Strait
- 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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