Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
Issued 03:00 AM EST 25 February 2017
Today Tonight and Sunday
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 15 knots increasing to easterly 20 to 30 this morning then diminishing to light after midnight. Wind increasing to southwest 25 to 35 overnight.
Periods of light snow beginning early this morning changing to periods of freezing rain early this morning and ending this afternoon. Periods of rain beginning near midnight and changing to a few flurries Sunday morning and ending Sunday afternoon. Visibility as low as 1 mile in precipitation.
Risk of freezing spray Sunday late in the day.
Temperatures minus 5 rising to plus 4 overnight then falling to minus 6 Sunday evening.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 24 February 2017 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4610N 5950W to 4635N
5920W to 4815N 6105W to 5000N 5820W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west and southeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to
Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
8 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of grey ice including 3
tenths of grey-white ice in the southern section.
Warnings (In effect)
Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-MontsIssued 08:19 AM EST 25 February 2017
'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 25 February 2017 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line northwest-southeast
By 7:00 p.m. EST tonight departing ridge located on a line
northwest-southeast over Labrador Coast.
At 3:00 a.m. EST today low 994 mb located near Lake Huron.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday low 969 mb located over Labrador Coast.
At 3:00 a.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
By 7:00 p.m. EST Sunday ridge located on a line north-south over
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