Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 PM EST 27 February 2017

Tonight and Tuesday

Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 35 knots except west 40 near the mouth of the Saguenay River. Wind becoming west 15 to 25 late this afternoon then diminishing to southwest 10 to 15 late overnight. Wind backing to southeast 10 to 20 Tuesday evening.

Flurries at times heavy ending late this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.

Temperatures near minus 4.

Waves

Issued 03:00 PM EST 27 February 2017
Tonight and Tuesday Over open water seas 2 metres subsiding to 1 this evening.

Extended Forecast

Issued 06:00 AM EST 27 February 2017
Wednesday Wind southerly 20 knots increasing to northeast 25 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind northeast 30 knots backing to northwest 25 late in the day.
Friday Wind northwest 25 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EST 27 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday 1 tenth of grey ice except 8 tenths of grey-white ice including 3 tenths of brash ice along 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 Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Eskasoni (First Nations) 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 27 February 2017 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4650N 6020W to 4700N
5945W to 4805N 6120W to 5000N 5820W to 4835N 5925W to Newfoundland
near 4755N 5925W. Sea ice west 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.

Ice Coverage

1 tenth of grey ice except 8 tenths of grey-white ice including 3
tenths of brash ice along the south shore.

Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Gale warning in effect

Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel

Issued 3:00 PM EST 27 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.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 PM EST 27 February 2017 Tonight and Tuesday At 3:00 p.m. EST today trough located on a line northeast-southwest
over Sept-Îles.
By 1:00 a.m. EST Tuesday departing trough located on a line
northeast-southwest over Newfoundland.

At 3:00 p.m. EST today ridge located on a line north-south over
Lake Huron.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday ridge located on a line north-south
over Natashquan.

At 4:00 a.m. EST Tuesday trough located from James Bay to Lake
Superior.
By 7:00 p.m. EST Tuesday trough located from Labrador to Lake Huron.

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