Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Issued 03:00 AM EST 26 January 2015
Today Tonight and Tuesday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 20 to 30 knots diminishing to west 10 to 20 early this morning and to light early this evening. Wind increasing to northeast 10 to 20 near midnight then becoming northeast 20 overnight. Wind increasing to northeast 30 to 40 Tuesday morning.
Light snow beginning Tuesday afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in snow.
Over open water risk of freezing spray overnight and Tuesday.
Temperatures minus 19 rising to minus 13 Tuesday evening.
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.
9 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of grey-white ice except 9 plus tenths of grey-white ice along the southern coast. Strong ice pressure along the southern coast today and Tuesday.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 11:29 AM 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 à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 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 AM EST 26 January 2015 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 a.m. EST today departing low 950 mb located 300 miles
northeast of Labrador Coast.
At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
By 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday ridge located from Labrador Coast to
At 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday approaching low 976 mb located over
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