Issued 10:00 AM NST 17 January 2017
Today Tonight and Wednesday
Wind southwest 30 knots with gusts to 40 along the coast. Wind diminishing to northwest 25 near noon and locally gusts to 35 along the coast Wednesday morning. Wind diminishing to north 20 near noon Wednesday then veering to northeast 15 Wednesday evening.
Flurries ending Wednesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray beginning this evening and ending Wednesday morning.
Temperatures plus 1 falling to minus 5 this evening then rising to zero near noon Wednesday.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 17 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4840N 5305W to 5000N 5315W
to 5300N 5045W to 5500N 5230W to 5800N 5730W then northward. Sea ice
west of the ice edge.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EST 17 January 2017
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5100N 5600W to 5030N 4900W to 5200N 4900W to 5300N 5000W to 5700N
5500W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Jan estimated from the Labrador
coast near 5128N 5649W to Newfoundland near 5118N 5640W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
South CoastIssued 10:00 AM NST 17 January 2017
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM NST 17 January 2017 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 10:00 a.m. NST today low 1004 mb located over northern
By 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday low 1003 mb located over the southeastern
By 3:00 a.m. NST Wednesday trough from 1003 mb low located over
the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:54 AM NST 17 January 2017 A low pressure system over Northern Newfoundland will track across
the Northeast Coast of Newfoundland today before moving southeastward
across the Grand Banks overnight. Strong to gale force south to
southwesterlies ahead of the low will shift to strong to gale force
north to northwesterlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Strait of Belle Isle, Northeast Gulf, Northeast Coast and Belle Isle
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Strait of Belle Isle, Gulf waters, Southwest Coast, South
Coast, and Northeast Coast.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Eastern Shore - eastern half
- Eastern Shore - western half
- East Coast
- East Scotian Slope - eastern half
- East Scotian Slope - western half
- Georges Bank
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Gulf - Port au Port
- 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
- Sable - eastern half
- Sable - western 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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