Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Issued 03:00 AM EST 07 February 2016
Today Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 30 to 40 early this morning then diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 20 this evening then veering to northeast 15 to 25 near midnight. Wind increasing to northeast 25 to 30 Monday morning.
Flurries at times heavy ending early this morning. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Temperatures minus 3 falling to minus 15 this evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 7 February 2016 Today Tonight and Monday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4755N 5925W to 4825N
5935W to 5015N 5805W to 4925N 6115W to 4855N 6110W to 4835N 6255W to
4700N 6330W to 4635N 6155W to Nova Scotia near 4605N 6130W. Sea ice
north and west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Iles de la Madeleine near 4710N 6200W
to 4655N 6135W to 4730N 6110W to Iles de la Madeleine near 4735N
6125W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
5 tenths of new ice including 1 tenth of grey ice except 9 tenths of
new ice including 4 tenths of grey ice along the southern coast.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 11:29 AM EST 07 February 2016
'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.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:00 AM EST 7 February 2016 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. EST today cold front located from Pointe-des-Monts
to Québec city then to Lake Huron.
By 4:00 p.m. EST today departing cold front located from the Strait
of Belle Isle to Nova Scotia.
At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 7:00 p.m. EST Monday ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
over the Strait of Belle Isle.
At 3:00 a.m. EST today deepening low 1005 mb located south of
By 7:00 p.m. EST Monday low 970 mb located south of Nova Scotia.
Atlantic - Maritimes Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Bras d'Or Lakes
- Browns Bank
- Cabot Strait
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- 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
- 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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