Laurentian Fan: Synopsis
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM ADT 12 March 2014 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. ADT today ridge located over the southeastern Marine
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Thursday ridge located southeast of Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT tonight deepening low 980 mb located southeast
of the Great Lakes.
By 10:00 a.m. ADT Thursday low 976 mb located over Nova Scotia.
At 8:00 p.m. ADT Thursday low 980 mb located over western
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:25 PM ADT 12 March 2014 A low pressure system south of Lake Ontario will intensify as it
approaches western waters this evening. The low will cross Nova
Scotia overnight into Thursday morning to lie near Western
Newfoundland Thursday evening. Gale force easterlies developing ahead
of the low will increase to gale to storm force northeasterlies north
and west of it. Winds shift to gale force southerlies south of the
The strong northeastery winds in the gulf combined with higher than
normal water levels will push pack ice onto north to northeast facing
shorelines along the coast of New Brunswick from the Acadian
Peninsula south to Shediac, and along the North Coast of Prince
Edward Island, Thursday afternoon into the evening.
Marine interests are advised that storm warnings are in effect for
Northumberland Strait western half..Gulf Magdalen northwestern half..
Chaleur-Miscou and Anticosti eastern half. Gale warnings are in
effect for all remaining waters.
Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Thursday for Fundy..Grand
Manan..Lurcher..Browns Bank..Southwestern shore and LaHave Bank.
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