Issued 08:00 PM AST 27 February 2024
Tonight and Wednesday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 knots increasing to south 25 late overnight and to south 35 early Wednesday evening.
Showers Wednesday afternoon and evening. Fog patches forming late overnight.
Temperatures near plus 2.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 February 2024 Today Tonight and Wednesday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4529N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4509N 6448W. Sea ice east of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Cape Breton near 4558N 5948W to 4622N
5930W to 4718N 6010W to 4818N 6235W to 4915N 6037W to 4933N 5903W to
4816N 5942W to 4725N 5928W to Newfoundland near 4707N 5547W. Sea ice
southwest then north of the ice edge.
Open water except 6 tenths new ice including 2 tenths grey ice along
the coasts and in the southwestern section. Consolidated grey-white
ice along parts of the Quebec coast.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 1:51 PM EST 27 February 2024
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Newfoundland near
4645N 5305W to 4720N 4955W to 4900N 4735W to 5250N 4805W to 5815N
5730W to 5855N 5225W to 5725N 4705W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Feb estimated from Quebec near
5112N 5850W to Newfoundland near 4955N 5741W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
AnticostiIssued 8:00 PM AST 27 February 2024
'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 8:40 PM AST 27 February 2024 Tonight and Wednesday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight cold front located near the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. AST Wednesday intensifying cold front located from
Quebec to Long Island.
At 10:00 a.m. AST Thursday cold front located from Anticosti Island
to Eastern Shore.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:40 PM AST 27 February 2024 A strong cold front will approach slowly from the west on Wednesday.
Strong to gale force southerlies will spread across the district
ahead of this feature.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou - eastern half, and Anticosti.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Montréal to Trois-Rivières
- Northumberland Strait - western half
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Richelieu River and Northern Lake Champlain
- Saguenay to Tadoussac
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- Trois-Rivières to Donnacona
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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