Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 PM EST 06 March 2015

Tonight and Saturday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 near midnight and to southwest 10 to 15 early Saturday morning.

Chance of flurries overnight and Saturday.

Low tonight minus 10. High Saturday minus 4.

Waves

Issued 03:00 PM EST 06 March 2015
Tonight and Saturday Mainly ice covered.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EST 06 March 2015
Sunday Wind light increasing to northwest 15 to 25 knots in the morning.
Monday Wind south 10 to 15 knots veering to west 15 to 20 late in the day.
Tuesday Wind light becoming east 15 knots late in the day.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 March 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday 6 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice near the south shore. 

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Map of Atlantic - Maritimes marine weather areas East Scotia Slope - 44137 Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Laurentian Fan - 44141 LaHave Bank - 44150 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Halifax Harbour - 44258 Mont-Louis - 45138 Baie-Comeau Airport Havre-Saint-Pierre Airport Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan Sept-Îles Airport Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport Heath Point La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Rivière-du-Loup Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Baccaro Point Beaver Island Brier Island Caribou Point Debert Grand Étang CFB Greenwood Hart Island Ingonish Beach Kentville AAFC Lunenburg McNabs Island Nappan AAFC North Mountain Parrsboro Sable Island St.Paul Island Shearwater Airport J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Tracadie Western Head Yarmouth Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Summerside Burgeo Port aux Basques Sagona Island St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Winterland Wreckhouse Île aux Perroquets Île Rouge Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Île Bicquette Cap-Chat Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EST 6 March 2015 Today Tonight and Saturday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6605W to 4430N
6620W to 4300N 6610W to 4445N 6150W to 4455N 5620W to 4720N 5710W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5520W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4505N 6500W to New
Brunswick near 4520N 6530W. Sea ice north of the ice edge.

Ice Coverage

6 tenths of grey ice except 9 plus tenths of first-year ice near the
south shore.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts

Issued 3:00 PM EST 06 March 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 PM EST 6 March 2015 Tonight and Saturday At 3:00 p.m. EST today departing ridge located on a line
northeast-southwest over Nova Scotia.

At 3:00 p.m. EST today trough located from James Bay to Lake
Superior.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Saturday trough located from Lake Saint-Jean to
Lake Huron.

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