Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Issued 03:00 AM EST 25 January 2015
Today Tonight and Monday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to west 30 to 40 early this morning then diminishing to west 20 to 30 after midnight. Wind diminishing to west 10 to 15 Monday afternoon.
Snow ending early this afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in snow.
Temperatures minus 5 falling to minus 22 Monday evening.
Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 January 2015 Today Tonight and Sunday
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 6220W to 4855N 6105W to 4930N 6120W 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. Strong ice pressure will develop in the pack ice Sunday morning.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 03:00 AM EST 25 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 24 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 25 January 2015 Today Tonight and Monday At 3:00 a.m. EST today intensifying low 964 mb located over Prince
By 7:00 p.m. EST tonight departing low 950 mb located over
At 3:00 a.m. EST today high located over western Ontario.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Monday high located northeast of Lake Saint-Jean.
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