Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 10:00 AM ADT 22 March 2018
Today Tonight and Friday.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind northeast 25 to 30 knots increasing to northeast 35 early this afternoon with gusts to 60 from Margaree Harbour to Bay St. Lawrence today. Wind diminishing to northerly 25 to 30 late overnight. Wind northerly 25 to 30 Friday.
Flurries beginning early this afternoon. Visibility 1 mile or less in flurries.
Temperatures near minus 1.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday
Ice EdgeIce edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4520N 6100W to 4510N 6005W
to 4530N 5810W to 4650N 5725W to Newfoundland near 4730N 5610W. Sea
ice north of the ice edge.
Ice CoverageIce pressure warning in effect.
1 tenth first-year ice except 9 tenths first-year ice in the
southern section. Strong ice pressure along parts the Prince Edward
Island coast beginning this evening and continuing Friday.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 11:00 AM EDT 22 March 2018
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Mar estimated from Newfoundland near
4652N 5408W to 4530N 5314W to 4500N 4744W to 4515N 4529W to 4700N
4529W to 5100N 4744W to 5300N 4929W to 5600N 5144W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 22 Mar estimated from Quebec near
5109N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5028N 5723W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 12:55 PM ADT 22 March 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.
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 10:00 AM EDT 22 March 2018
Navigators in this marine area should be on the lookout for hazardous ice conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Please refer to the latest ice forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio stations.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 10:00 AM ADT 22 March 2018 Today Tonight and Friday At 10:00 a.m. ADT today low 987 mb located near Georges Bank.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday low 989 mb located over Eastern Shore.
At 10:00 a.m. ADT today warm front from low located from Georges
Bank to Laurentian Fan.
By 3:00 a.m. ADT Friday warm front from low located from Eastern
Shore to the Avalon Peninsula.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 9:47 AM ADT 22 March 2018 A warm front associated with an approaching low pressure system will
track northward today. Strong to gale force northeasterly winds north
of the front will spread to most of the district today and will shift
to strong to gale force southwesterly winds south of it.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for all
waters except for the western half of Chaleur-Miscou and the
northwestern half of Anticosti.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - northwestern half
- Anticosti - southeastern 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
- 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
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