Gulf - Magdalen
Issued 03:00 AM AST 28 January 2023
Today Tonight and Sunday.
Wind light increasing to south 15 knots this morning and to south 20 near noon. Wind increasing to south 25 to 30 early this evening then veering to west 30 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 20 near noon Sunday then veering to northwest 15 Sunday afternoon. Wind increasing to east 15 to 20 Sunday evening.
Flurries tonight. Periods of snow Sunday evening. Visibility 1 mile or less in precipitation.
Freezing spray warning in effect.
Freezing spray beginning Sunday morning and ending Sunday evening.
Temperatures minus 5 rising to plus 1 this evening then falling to minus 6 Sunday morning.
Strong wind warning program has ended for the season.
Gulf - Magdalen - northeastern half
Gulf - Magdalen - southwestern half
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 27 January 2023 Today Tonight and Saturday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Nova Scotia near 4542N 6218W to Prince
Edward Island near 4559N 6231W. Sea ice southwest of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from 4658N 6157W to 4713N 6215W to 4753N
6129W to 4738N 6105W to 4658N 6157W. Sea ice within the ice edge.
Third ice edge estimated from Prince Edward Island near 4628N 6240W
to 4730N 6430W to 4905N 6319W to 4853N 6138W to 4948N 6050W to 5106N
5732W to Newfoundland near 4925N 5813W. Sea ice west then east of
the ice edge.
Open water except 2 tenths new ice along parts of the coasts.
Iceberg BulletinIssued 2:50 PM EST 27 January 2023
Iceberg LimitIceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Jan estimated from Newfoundland near
5025N 5635W to 4930N 4900W to 5000N 4745W to 5100N 4735W to 5815N
5630W to 6005N 5015W to 5740N 4610W then eastwards.
Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 28 Jan estimated from Quebec near
5120N 5832W to Newfoundland near 5022N 5725W.
Iceberg CountNo confirmed icebergs.
Warnings (In effect)
Gulf - MagdalenIssued 03:00 AM AST 28 January 2023
Moderate or severe freezing spray is occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. 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 3:00 AM AST 28 January 2023 Today Tonight and Sunday At 3:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over the Marine District.
By 10:00 a.m. AST today ridge located over Newfoundland.
At 3:30 p.m. AST today trough located from Quebec to New England.
By 10:00 a.m. AST Sunday departing trough located over Newfoundland.
At 8:00 p.m. AST Sunday approaching low located over New England.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 2:36 AM AST 28 January 2023 A trough of low pressure will move eastward across the Gulf of St
Lawrence Saturday night. Strong southerly winds ahead of the trough
shift to strong to gale force westerlies in its wake.
Marine interests are advised that a gale warning is in effect for
Anticosti. Freezing spray warnings are in effect for Gulf-Magdalen,
Chaleur-Miscou, and Anticosti.
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
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- Browns Bank
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- Northumberland Strait
- 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
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