Issued 08:00 PM AST 19 January 2018
Tonight and Saturday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to southwest 15 to 20 knots near midnight and to southwest 25 early Saturday morning. Wind increasing to southwest 35 late Saturday morning then diminishing to west 30 late Saturday afternoon.
A few flurries changing to a few showers or flurries after midnight then to showers near noon Saturday and ending late Saturday afternoon.
Low tonight zero. High Saturday plus 6.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 19 January 2018 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from New Brunswick near 4530N 6515W to Nova
Scotia near 4505N 6500W. Sea ice northeast of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4430N 6335W to 4505N
6045W to 4605N 5925W to 4835N 6125W to 4945N 6050W then
northeastward. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from 4945N 6050W to 5030N 5810W to 4820N
5930W to Newfoundland near 4810N 5850W. Sea ice north and east of
the ice edge.
Warnings (In effect)
Grand MananIssued 8:00 PM AST 19 January 2018
'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 8:00 PM AST 19 January 2018 Tonight and Saturday At 8:00 p.m. AST tonight ridge located over the central Marine
By 10:00 a.m. AST Saturday ridge located east of the Marine
At 3:00 a.m. AST Saturday low 985 mb located over northwestern
By 8:00 p.m. AST Saturday low 984 mb located northeast of Anticosti
Marine Weather StatementIssued 7:51 PM AST 19 January 2018 A low pressure system currently over Northern Ontario will track
eastward across Quebec Saturday morning to lie near Anticosti Island
by Saturday afternoon. Strong to gale force south to southwesterly
winds are forecast over much of the district on Saturday ahead of
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for
Fundy, Grand Manan, Lurcher, Browns Bank, Georges Bank, southwestern
shore, LaHave Bank, West Scotian Slope, eastern shore, Sable, East
Scotian Slope, Fourchu, Banquereau, Laurentian Fan, Cabot Strait and
Marine interests are also advised that freezing spray warnings are in
effect for Northumberland Strait-eastern half, Gulf-Magdalen and
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- 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 - western half
- 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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