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Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 18 March 2019

Today Tonight and Tuesday.

Wind west 10 to 15 knots veering to northwest 15 to 20 this afternoon then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 after midnight. Wind becoming variable 10 to 15 Tuesday morning then increasing to northwest 20 Tuesday afternoon.

Flurries ending this evening. Showers or flurries Tuesday afternoon.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 18 March 2019
Today Tonight and Tuesday. Seas 2 metres.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 18 March 2019
Wednesday Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots backing to southwest 20 in the afternoon.
Thursday Wind southwest 25 knots.
Friday Wind northwesterly 15 knots.

Ice Forecast

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 March 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday Ice free. 

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Map of St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River marine weather areas Mont-Louis - 45138 Lake Nipissing - 45152 North Bay Airport Beauport Deschambault Île d'Orléans L'Assomption Trois-Rivières Airport Île aux-Grues Lac Saint-Pierre Montréal-Trudeau Int'l Airport Saint-Hubert Airport Lac Memphrémagog Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Saint-Anicet Baie-Comeau Airport Cap-Rouge Île Rouge Pointe de l'Islet Pointe Claveau Sept-Îles Airport Pointe-des-Monts Pointe-Noire Cap-d'Espoir Rivière-la-Madeleine Gaspé Airport La Pocatière Mont-Joli Airport New Carlisle Pointe-au-Père Port Menier Île Bicquette Cap-Chat CFB Bagotville Jonquière Mistook Normandin Roberval Airport Bas Caraquet Bathurst Airport Bouctouche AAFC Charlo Miramichi Fundy Park (Alma) Grand Manan Kouchibouguac Miscou Island Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc Int'l Airport Point Lepreau Saint John Airport St. Stephen Brier Island Yarmouth Airport North Cape
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 18 March 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday

Ice Edge

First ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4525N 6525W to Nova
Scotia near 4500N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.

Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4450N 6225W to 4440N
6155W to 4550N 5900W to 4510N 5815W to 4535N 5610W to 4720N 5635W to
Newfoundland near 4720N 5515W. Sea ice north and west of the ice
edge.

Ice Coverage

Ice free.

 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 18 March 2019

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4640N 5310W to 4340N 4930W to 4340N 4840W to 4555N 4315W to 4800N
4150W to 5200N 4500W to 5650N 5400W to 5940N 5800W to 6130N 5500W to
5900N 4900W then eastwards.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 18 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5110N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5010N 5730W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

No watches or warnings in effect.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 10:00 AM ADT 18 March 2019 Today Tonight and Tuesday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today trough from low located over the Maritimes.
By 3:30 p.m. ADT Tuesday trough located over Newfoundland.

At 10:00 a.m. ADT today ridge located over the Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Tuesday building ridge located over the western
Marine District.

Marine Weather Statement

Issued 9:31 AM ADT 18 March 2019 A low pressure system over the Labrador Sea will continue to drift
northeastward today. Strong westerlies will become light to moderate
northwesterlies as a ridge of high pressure builds in over western
waters tonight and Tuesday.

Marine interests are advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Gulf-Magdalen, Chaleur-Miscou, and Anticosti.

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